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Federal (USV)


Philip Layman

Home State: Maryland

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 5th Maryland Infantry

Before Antietam

He was in Company A.

On the Campaign

He was wounded in action on 17 September 1862.

References & notes

Basic information from Wilmer1. Enlisted as Corporal in Company A, 5th Maryland Infantry on 22 September 1861. Captured in action at Winchester, VA on 15 June 1863. Mustered out 24 September 1864.


1   Wilmer, L. Allison, and J.H. Jarrett, George H. Vernon, State Commissioners, History and Roster of Maryland Volunteers, War of 1861-5, Baltimore: Press of Guggenheimer, Weil & Co., 1898, Vol. 1, pp. 184 - 186  [AotW citation 14258]