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Federal (USV)


William Bell

(1830 - ?)

Home State: Michigan

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 7th Michigan Infantry

Before Antietam

From Monroe County. Enlisted in Company I, Seventh Infantry, Sept. 4, 1861, at Monroe, for 3 years, age 31.

On the Campaign

He was wounded in action on 17 September 1862.

The rest of the War

Discharged on Surgeon's certificate of disability Dec. 5, 1862, on account of wounds received in action at Antietam. Foot amputated.

References & notes

Basic information from State of Michigan1.




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. 7, pp. 11 - 24  [AotW citation 12025]