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Federal (USV)


James A. Snyder

Home State: Wisconsin

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 7th Wisconsin Infantry

Before Antietam

From Allen's Grove, he enlisted in Company K, 7th Wisconsin Infantry on 7 September 1861.

On the Campaign

He was wounded in action on South Mountain on 14 September 1862.

The rest of the War

Wounded again in action at Petersburg, VA. Captured in action at Haymarket, VA. Mustered out 1 September 1864 at the end of his term.

References & notes

Basic information from the State of Wisconsin1.


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, pg. 574  [AotW citation 10665]