Edward F. Allen(? - 1863)
Home State: Massachusetts
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 12th Massachusetts Infantry
Before the Antietam Campaign:
Age 35, a sawyer from Manchester on enlistment in June 1861. He was in Company K.
In the Antietam Campaign:
He was wounded in action on 17 September 1862.
The remainder of the War:
Also wounded at Fredericksburg, VA on 13 December 1862. Captured in action at Gettysburg, PA on 1 July 1863. Died of disease while a prisoner in Richmond, VA on 5 December 1863.
References, Sources, and other notes:
Basic information from Commonwealth of Massachusetts1.
Death Date: 12/05/1863 Death Place: Richmond, VA
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. 61 - 64 [AotW citation 6868]
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