Home | Overview | Battle Maps | Participants | ORs | Exhibits | Bibliography
Site Logo: Click to go to the Home page
Unit

Federal Regiment

20th Maine Infantry

Commanding Officer:
  Col. Adelbert Ames
Battlefield Tablets for this Unit:
   Tablet #33: Fifth Army Corps - 15 Sep, 2 PM to 16 Sep, 12 PM
   Tablet #18: Morell's Division, Fifth Army Corps - 16 Sep, 12 PM to 17 Sep, 8 AM
   Tablet #26: Morell's Division, Fifth Army Corps - 17 Sep, 8 AM to 17 Sep, 2 PM

This Regiment's Chain of Command:
  Army - Army of the Potomac
  Corps - Fifth (V) Army Corps
  Division - 1st Division, V Corps
  Brigade - 3rd Brigade, 1st Division, V Corps



starstar


In the Antietam Campaign:
Part of the V Corps, General McClellan's strategic reserve, the 20th saw no significant action at Sharpsburg. They would not engage in action until late September, in a reconnaissance at Shepherdstown Ford.

We have 13 individuals in the AotW database for this unit:

Co. Rank Name Casualty? Details*
APvtClark, George A.Died   10/25     We have some details for this person
BCaptMorrill, Walter Goodale        We have a picture for this person We have some details for this person
CPvtJones, Waldo B.Died   10/27     We have some details for this person
CPvtWashburn, Martin B.Died   10/27     We have some details for this person
EPvtLawler, Frederick T.Died   10/30     We have some details for this person
FPvtIreland, Rinaldo Died   10/21     We have some details for this person
FPvtSpear, William F.Died   10/23     We have some details for this person
HCaptMerriam, Henry Clay        We have a picture for this person We have some details for this person
IPvtLittlefield, Moses Died   10/30     We have some details for this person
IPvtNewbert, Neville Died   10/29     We have some details for this person
KPvtBrewer, Anderson Died   10/28     We have some details for this person
F&SColAmes, Adelbert         We have a picture for this person We have some details for this person
F&SLColChamberlain, Joshua Lawrence        We have a picture for this person We have some details for this person

* If there's a symbol in the Details column ...
We have a picture for this person    We have a picture for this person
We have further details for this person    We have details beyond name and rank
Click on their last name to see more

« Search for Another Unit