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Federal (USV)


Henry Herring

Home State: Michigan

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 7th Michigan Infantry

Before Antietam

From Pontiac. Enlisted in Company H, Seventh Infantry, Aug. 19, 1861, at Orion, for 3 years, age 23. Promoted Corporal Jan. 1, 1862.

On the Campaign

He was wounded in action on 17 September 1862.

The rest of the War

Re-entered service Feb. 18. 1864, at Pontiac, for 3 years. Corporal March 1, 1864. Sergeant Major Jan. 7, 1865. Mustered out at Jeffersonville, Ind., July 5, 1865.

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. 47 - 54  [AotW citation 12064]