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Federal (USV)


Edwin L. Parmenter

(? - 1862)

Home State: Massachusetts

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 15th Massachusetts Infantry

Before Antietam

Age 25, an operative from Webster on enlistment in April 1861. He was in Company I. Reported missing at Ball's Bluff on 21 October 1861 and 'gained' (returned) on 13 April 1862.

On the Campaign

He was mortally wounded in action on 17 September 1862.

The rest of the War

Died 13 October 1862 of wounds at Smoketown, MD.

References & notes

Basic information from Commonwealth of Massachusetts1.


10/13/1862 Smoketown, MD


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. 194 - 195  [AotW citation 5929]