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G. Selkregg

G. Selkregg

Federal (USV)


George Selkregg

(1838 - 1920)

Home State: Pennsylvania

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 111th Pennsylvania Infantry

Before Antietam

He mustered into service as Sergeant, Company F, 111th Pennsylvania Infantry on 22 October 1861.

On the Campaign

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

The rest of the War

He was commissioned 2nd Lieutenant on 21 September 1863 and promoted to Captain of Company A on 1 November 1864.

After the War

He lived in North East, PA to at least 1905.

References & notes

Service information from Bates1. His picture from a photo in Boyle.2 Personal details from Belle McKinney Hays Swope's History of the families of McKinney-Brady-Quigley (1905). His gravesite is on Findagrave.

He married Hannah Elizabeth McCord (1839-1890) in 1866 and they had 4 children together. He married Rebecca Elizabeth Milliken (1842-1920) in 1892.


11/02/1838; North East, PA


01/04/1920; burial in North East Cemetery, North East, PA


1   Bates, Samuel Penniman, History of the Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-65, Harrisburg: State of Pennsylvania, 1868-1871  [AotW citation 10997]

2   Boyle, John Richards, Soldiers True; the Story of the One Hundred and Eleventh Regiment Pennsylvania Veteran Volunteers ..., New York: The Regimental Association; Eaton & Mains, printer, 1903, pg. 62  [AotW citation 21683]