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Federal (USV)

Private

Amos N. Strong

(1841 - 1926)

Home State: Wisconsin

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 6th Wisconsin Infantry

Before Antietam

He came to Wisconsin with his family in about 1855, and gave his residence as Omro when he enlisted in Company E, 6th Wisconsin Infantry on 16 June 1861.

On the Campaign

He was wounded in the thigh in action on 17 September 1862.

The rest of the War

He arrived at Camp Curtin, Harrisburg, PA for further treatment on 20 September. He returned to his Company, and was wounded again, in the foot, in action at Fitzhugh's Crossing, VA in April 1863.

After the War

He was a life-long resident of Winnebago County, WI.

References & notes

Basic information from State of Wisconsin1. Details from an obituary in the Daily Northwestern of 10 August 1926, transcribed online for USGenWeb by Kathy Grace.

Birth

03/08/1841; Niagara County, NY

Death

08/00/1926 Neenah, WI; burial in Winneconne Cemetery, Winneconne, WI

Notes

1   State of Wisconsin, Adjutant General's Office, and Chandler P. Chapman, Adj. Gen., Roster of Wisconsin Volunteers, War of the Rebellion, 1861-1865, 2 volumes, Madison: Democrat Printing Co., State Printers, 1886, Vol. 1, pp. 514 - 516  [AotW citation 6148]