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Federal (USV)


Joseph Atkinson

(c. 1843 - ?)

Home State: New Hampshire

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 5th New Hampshire Infantry

Before Antietam

He enlisted in Company F, 5th New Hampshire Infantry at age 19 on 11 August 1862.

On the Campaign

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

The rest of the War

He was discharged 7 March 1863 at Alexandria, VA.

References & notes

Basic information from Child1.


c. 1843; Charlestown, MA


1   Child, M.D., William, A History of the Fifth Regiment New Hampshire Volunteers, Bristol (NH): R.W. Musgrove, Printer, 1893, Roster, pg. 5 -   [AotW citation 13368]