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W.M. Jordan
W.M. Jordan

Federal (USV)


William M. Jordan

Home State: Pennsylvania
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 28th Pennsylvania Infantry


Before the Antietam Campaign:
He was in Company B. Promoted Captain from First Lieutenant on 1 May 1862.

In the Antietam Campaign:
He was wounded in action on 17 September 1862.

The remainder of the War:
Also wounded in action at Chancellorsville, VA. Resigned 13 June 1863.

References, Sources, and other notes:
Basic information from Bates1. His photograph from a tintype sold on ebay in 2011.


1   Bates, Samuel Penniman, History of the Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-65, Harrisburg: State of Pennsylvania, 1868-1871, Vol. 1, pp. 439 - 442  [AotW citation 8024]

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