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Federal (USV)


Josiah Fitzgerald

(c. 1830 - ?)

Home State: Ohio

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 8th Ohio Infantry

Before Antietam

He enlisted in Company F, 8th Ohio Infantry at age 31 on 7 June 1861.

On the Campaign

Promoted to Sergeant on the field at Antietam, 17 September 1862.

The rest of the War

Promoted to Firs Sergeant, date not given. Mustered out with his Company on 13 July 1864.

References & notes

Basic information from Sawyer1. Details from the State Roster.


c. 1830


1   Sawyer, Franklin, and George A. Groot, editor, A Military History of the 8th Regiment Ohio Vol. Inf'y, Cleveland: Fairbanks & Co., Printers, 1881, pp. 217 - 220  [AotW citation 14828]