William J. ShermanHome State: Connecticut
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 14th Connecticut Infantry
Before the Antietam Campaign:
From New Haven. Mustered as 2nd Lieutenant, Company G, 14th Connecticut Infantry on 20 August 1862.
In the Antietam Campaign:
He was wounded in action on 17 September 1862.Promoted First Lieutenant on 17 September 1862.
The remainder of the War:
Resigned 23 January 1863. Appointed Captain in Fe3bruary, but did not muster at that rank.
References, Sources, and other 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]
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