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Federal (USV)


Fritz Langendueffer

(c. 1843 - 1862)

Home State: Pennsylvania

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 111th Pennsylvania Infantry

Before Antietam

An 18 year old baker, he mustered into service as Private, Company H, 111th Pennsylvania Infantry on 18 December 1861. He was in action at Cedar Mountain, VA in August 1862.

On the Campaign

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

References & notes

Basic information from Bates1, who has him as Langendoeffer. Details from the Company H Descriptive Book in the US National Archives, transcribed and kindly provided by Patrick Knierman.


c. 1843 in GERMANY


09/17/1862; Sharpsburg, MD


1   Bates, Samuel Penniman, History of the Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-65, Harrisburg: State of Pennsylvania, 1868-1871, Vol. III, pg. 1050  [AotW citation 10971]