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Federal (USV)


Austin Steel

(c. 1842 - 1884)

Home State: Ohio

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 8th Ohio Infantry

Before Antietam

He enlisted in Company H, 8th Ohio Infantry at age 19 on 6 June 1861.

On the Campaign

He was wounded in action on 17 September 1862.

The rest of the War

He transferred to Company C, 22nd Regiment, Veteran Reserve Corps on 6 November 1863.

References & notes

Basic information from Sawyer1. Details from the State Roster. His gravesite is on Findagrave.


c. 1842


03/28/1884; burial in Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, VA


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. 226 - 230  [AotW citation 14849]