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Federal (USV)


Asa Douglas

(1836 - 1863)

Home State: Michigan

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 8th Michigan Infantry

Before Antietam

Grand Rapids. Enlisted in company B, Eighth Infantry on August 18, 1862, at Grand Rapids, for 3 years, age 26.

On the Campaign

He was wounded in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.

The rest of the War

Wounded in action on September 17, 1862 at Antietam. Died of disease at Milldale, Miss. on July 6, 1863.

References & notes

Basic information from State of Michigan1. Thanks to Steve Maczuga for publishing the 8th Michigan information in his excellent database.




07/06/1863; Milldale, MS


1   State of Michigan, Office of the Adjutant General, and George H. Brown, Adjutant General; George H. Turner, Asst. AG, compiler, Record of Service of Michigan Volunteers in the Civil War, 1861-1865, 46 volumes, Kalamazoo: Ihling Bros. & Everard, 1904-1915, Vol. 8  [AotW citation 10726]