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Federal (USV)


William Washington Aunks

(1845 - 1909)

Home State: Pennsylvania

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 9th Pennsylvania Reserves

Before Antietam

He mustered into service in Company D on 1 July 1861.

On the Campaign

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

The rest of the War

Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate on April 7, 1863.

References & notes

Basic information from Bates1. Thanks to Steve Maczuga for publishing Bates' information in his excellent database. His name seen in hospital records as William Aanks. His gravesite is on Findagrave.


02/22/1845; Pittsburgh, PA


12/22/1909; Pittsburgh, PA; burial in South Side Cemetery, Pittsburgh, PA


1   Bates, Samuel Penniman, History of the Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-65, Harrisburg: State of Pennsylvania, 1868-1871  [AotW citation 11911]