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Federal (USV)


Henry E. Smith

Home State: Massachusetts

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 15th Massachusetts Infantry

Before Antietam

He was in Company F.

On the Campaign

He was wounded in action on 17 September 1862.

References & notes

Basic information from Commonwealth of Massachusetts1. Age 20, shoemaker from North Brookfield on enlistment as Corporal in July 1861. Wounded in action at the Wilderness, VA on 6 May 1864, and transferred to Company K of the 20th Massachusetts Infantry 12 July 1864. He had also served in the 103rd New York Infantry.


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. 174 - 176  [AotW citation 5796]