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Federal (USV)

Private

George W. Smith

Home State: Massachusetts

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 13th Massachusetts Infantry

Before Antietam

He was in Company H.

On the Campaign

He was reported missing in action on 17 September 1862.

References & notes

Basic information from Commonwealth of Massachusetts1. Age 38, a shoemaker in Natick on enlistment in June 1861. Reported missing and probably captured at Antietam, paroled on unknown date. Wounded in action at Gettysburg, PA on 1 July 1863 an ddischarged for wounds at Washington DC on 16 October 1863.

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. 114 - 120  [AotW citation 6997]