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Federal (USV)

Private

David Rodgers

(? - 1862)

Home State: Massachusetts

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 15th Massachusetts Infantry

Before Antietam

Age 20, a yeoman from Woodstock, CT on enlistment in July 1861. He was in Company K.

On the Campaign

He was mortally wounded in action on 17 September 1862.

The rest of the War

Died 27 December 1862 at Broad Street Hospital in Philadelphia, PA. Originally buried in Gledale, PA, later reinterred in the National Cemetery.

References & notes

Basic information from Commonwealth of Massachusetts1, with details from Susan Harnwell's 15th Massachusetts genealogy.

Birth

Date not known; Woodstock, CT

Death

12/27/1862 Philadelphia, PA; burial in Philadelphia National Cemetery, Philadelphia, PA

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. 200 - 203  [AotW citation 5968]