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Federal (USV)


George B. Slocum

Home State: Rhode Island

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 4th Rhode Island Infantry

Before Antietam

From East Greenwich, he enlisted on 13 September 1861 in Company F, 4th Rhode Island Infantry.

On the Campaign

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

The rest of the War

He was paroled (date not given). He was discharged on a surgeon's certificate on 10 March 1863 in Philadelphia, PA.

References & notes

Basic information from Dyer1. He may be the George B Slocum (b. RI 10/18/1843 - d. Kansas City, MO 12/09/1918) buried at Elmwood Cemetery, Kansas City, MO.


1   Dyer, Elisha, Annual Report of the Adjutant General of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations for the Year 1865 (corrected), 2 Volumes, Providence: E.L. Freeman & Son, 1893, Vol. 1, pp. 306 - 317  [AotW citation 14104]