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Federal (USA)

Private

Andrew Ames

(c. 1838 - ?)

Home State: New York

Branch of Service: Artillery

Unit: 4th United States Artillery, Battery B

Before Antietam

He was with the Battery in Nevada in 1860, and was a Private as it joined the Army of the Potomac in 1861.

On the Campaign

He was wounded in action on 17 September 1862.

References & notes

Basic information from Buell1. Some details from the 1860 US Federal Census for Ruby Valley, Nevada.

Birth

c. 1838 in NY

Death

Date not known

Notes

1   Buell, Augustus, The Cannoneer: Recollections of Service in the Army of the Potomac, Washington: The National Tribune Company, 1890, pp. 18 - 20, 42  [AotW citation 10483]