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Federal (USV)


William J. Sherman

Home State: Connecticut

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 14th Connecticut Infantry

Before Antietam

From New Haven. Mustered as 2nd Lieutenant, Company G, 14th Connecticut Infantry on 20 August 1862.

On the Campaign

He was wounded in action on 17 September 1862.Promoted First Lieutenant on 17 September 1862.

The rest of the War

Resigned 23 January 1863. Appointed Captain in Fe3bruary, but did not muster at that rank.

References & notes

Basic information from Page1.


1   Page, Charles D., History of the Fourteenth Regiment, Connecticut Vol. Infantry, Meriden (CT): The Horton Printing Co., 1906, pp. 455 - 466  [AotW citation 9272]