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Federal (USV)


Charles Angell

(c. 1841 - ?)

Home State: Massachusetts

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 2nd Massachusetts Infantry

Before Antietam

A shoemaker in Dudley, he enlisted as Corporal in Company H, 2nd Massachusetts Infantry at age 20 in September 1861.

On the Campaign

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

The rest of the War

Returned to duty 10 March 1863. Promoted Sergeant 1 March 1863. Wounded in the hip in action at Chancellorsville, VA on 3 May 1863 and again in the hip at Gettysburg, PA on 3 July. Mustered out 28 May 1864.

References & notes

Basic information from Quint1.


c. 1841; Webster, MA


1   Quint, Alonzo Hall, The Record of the Second Massachusetts Infantry: 1861-1865, Boston: James P. Walker, 1867, pp. 380 - 403  [AotW citation 14462]