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Federal (USV)


Leonard W. Howard

(c. 1842 - ?)

Home State: New Hampshire

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 5th New Hampshire Infantry

Before Antietam

From Lancaster, he enlisted at age 19 in Company B, 5th New Hampshire Infantry on 9 September 1861. He was wounded on 1 June 1862 at Fair Oaks, VA.

On the Campaign

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

The rest of the War

He reenlisted and mustered in on 19 February 1864, and mustered out of service on 28 June 1865.

After the War

He was living in Concord, VT in 1893.

References & notes

Basic information from Child1.


c. 1842; Concord, VT


1   Child, M.D., William, A History of the Fifth Regiment New Hampshire Volunteers, Bristol (NH): R.W. Musgrove, Printer, 1893, pp. 87 - 99  [AotW citation 13409]