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Federal (USV)


John T. Sturgeon

(1841 - 1923)

Home State: Maryland

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 5th Maryland Infantry

Before Antietam

Enlisted as Corporal in Company A, 5th Maryland Infantry on 12 September 1861.

On the Campaign

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

The rest of the War

Mustered out 1 September 1865.

References & notes

Basic information from Wilmer1. Life dates from his gravesite on Findagrave.


1841 in MD


1923; burial in Loudon Park Cemetery, Baltimore, MD


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 14267]