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Federal (USV)


Orville Alonzo Howard

(1840 - 1862)

Home State: Pennsylvania

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 111th Pennsylvania Infantry

Before Antietam

He mustered into service as Private in Company F, 111th Pennsylvania Infantry on 25 August 1862, age 21.

On the Campaign

He was killed less than a month later in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.

References & notes

Basic information from Bates1. His memorial is on Findagrave.


11/23/1840; Burton, Cattaraugus County, NY


09/17/1862; Sharpsburg, MD


1   Bates, Samuel Penniman, History of the Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-65, Harrisburg: State of Pennsylvania, 1868-1871  [AotW citation 10966]