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W.H. Evans

W.H. Evans

Federal (USV)

Private

William H. Evans

(c. 1843 - 1862)

Home State: New York

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 26th New York Infantry

Before Antietam

At age 18 he enlisted at Utica, NY in Company B, 26th New York Infantry on 30 August 1861.

On the Campaign

He was killed in action on 17 September 1862.

References & notes

Basic information from State of New York1. Thanks to Devan Sommerville for scrubbing through the AG's report, and extracting and transcribing the roster data for AotW. The picture here from a photograph in the collection of the New York Military Museum available online through the New York Heritage portal.

Birth

c. 1843

Death

09/17/1862 Sharpsburg, MD

Notes

1   State of New York, Adjutant-General, Annual Report of the Adjutant General of the State of New York [year]: Registers of the [units], 43 Volumes, Albany: James B. Lyon, State Printer, 1893-1905, Issue 21 (for 1899)  [AotW citation 7336]