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H.G. Bigelow
H.G. Bigelow

Federal (USV)

Sergeant

Henry G. Bigelow

Home State: Massachusetts
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 15th Massachusetts Infantry

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Before the Antietam Campaign:
Age 20, clerk from Paxton at enlistment in July 1861 as Private, Company D. He was promoted to Sergeant Major in December.

In the Antietam Campaign:
He was wounded in action on 17 September 1862 at Antietam.

References, Sources, and other notes:
Basic information from Commonwealth of Massachusetts1. His photograph from one in the MOLLUS Massachusetts Collection2.






Notes

1   Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Adjutant General, Massachusetts Soldiers, Sailors, and Marines in the Civil War, 8 Vols, Norwood (MA): Norwood Press, 1931-35, Vol. 2, pp. 154 - 162  [AotW citation 5698]

2   US Army, Military History Institute (USAMHI), Military Order of the Loyal Legion of the United States (MOLLUS)-Massachusetts Photograph Collection, Published 2009, <http://cdm16635.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/search/collection/p16635coll12/>, Source page: pg. 4930  [AotW citation 6937]



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