Solon A. Bryant(1839 - 1877)
Home State: Massachusetts
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 13th Massachusetts Infantry
Before the Antietam Campaign:
Age 22, a shoemaker in Stoneham on enlistment in July 1861. He was in Company G.
In the Antietam Campaign:
He was wounded in action - in the ankle and leg - on 17 September 1862.
The remainder of the War:
He was at Camp Curtin, Harrisburg by 22 September. Discharged for wounds 24 January 1863. Served as an officer in the US Navy, being appointed Acting 3rd Assistant Engineer on 17 August 1863. Served on Receiving Ship Ohio and USS Wateree, Pacific Squadron. Discharged 3 December 1865.
References, Sources, and other notes:
Basic information from Commonwealth of Massachusetts1.
|Birth Date: 01/27/1839 Place of Birth: Stoneham, MA |
Death Date: 05/30/1877 Death Place: Stoneham, 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. 106 - 109; Vol. 6, pg. 434 [AotW citation 6966]
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