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Federal (USV)


Edwin H. Tanner

Home State: Massachusetts

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 15th Massachusetts Infantry

Before Antietam

He was in Company H.

References & notes

Basic information from Commonwealth of Massachusetts1. Age 22, a mechanic from Webster on enlistment inb July 1862. Promoted Corporal on 18 September 1862 and Sergeant 11 October 1862. Wounded in May 1864.


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. 188 - 190  [AotW citation 5890]