Jasper N. Chestnut(? - 1864)
Home State: Wisconsin
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 6th Wisconsin Infantry
Before the Antietam Campaign:
From Clayton, IA, he enlisted in Company C, 6th Wisconsin Infantry on 22 April 1861. Promoted to Corporal and Sergeant.
In the Antietam Campaign:
He was wounded in action on 17 September 1862.
The remainder of the War:
Died 22 January 1864 in Frederick, MD of disease.
References, Sources, and other notes:
Basic information from State of Wisconsin1.
Death Date: 01/22/1864 Death Place: Frederick, MD Burial Place: Antietam National Cemetery, Sharpsburg, MD
1 State of Wisconsin, Adjutant General's Office, and Chandler P. Chapman, Adj. Gen., Roster of Wisconsin Volunteers, War of the Rebellion, 1861-1865, 2 volumes, Madison: Democrat Printing Co., State Printers, 1886, Vol. 1, pp. 504 - 507 [AotW citation 10319]
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