William H. Seavey(? - 1864)
Home State: Massachusetts
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 12th Massachusetts Infantry
Before the Antietam Campaign:
Age 19, a farmer from Biddeford, Maine on enlistment in July 1861. He was in Company A.
In the Antietam Campaign:
He was wounded in action on 17 September 1862.
The remainder of the War:
Captured in action 1 July 1863 at Gettysburg, PA, and died a prisoner at Andersonville, GA on 3 September 1864.
References, Sources, and other notes:
Basic information from Commonwealth of Massachusetts1.
Death Date: 09/03/1864 Death Place: Andersonville, GA
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. 3 - 10 [AotW citation 6591]
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