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Federal (USV)


Godfrey Redemann

(1817 - 1862)

Home State: Massachusetts

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 15th Massachusetts Infantry

Before Antietam

He emigrated on 6 Jun 1853 from Germany. Age 44, a mason from Webster on enlistment in May 1861. He was in Company I.

On the Campaign

He was mortally wounded in action on 17 September 1862.

The rest of the War

Died of wounds 30 September 1862 in "Sedgewick" hospital at "Keitsville" (probably Keedysville), MD.

References & notes

Basic information from Commonwealth of Massachusetts1, who has his name as Godfred Reidman. Additional details from Susan Harnwell's 15th Massachusetts genealogy.


1817; Hannover, GERMANY


09/30/1862 Keedysville, MD; burial in Calvary Cemetery, Dudley, MA


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 5932]