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Federal (USV)


John Orell

(c. 1829 - ?)

Home State: Delaware

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 2nd Delaware Infantry

Before Antietam

He enlisted in Company B, 2nd Delaware Infantry at age 32 on 11 June 1861 in Philadelphia.

On the Campaign

He was listed as a deserter "in the face of the enemy" at Keedysville, MD on 15 September 1862.

References & notes

Basic information from State of Delaware1.


c. 1829


1   State of Delaware, Adjutant General's Office, Civil War Military records for Delaware Units, Published 1861-, first accessed 31 January 2015, <>, Source page: Muster Out Roll, 2nd Delaware Infantry   [AotW citation 14621]