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Federal (USV)


Seymour J. Sheffield

(? - 1862)

Home State: Wisconsin

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 3rd Wisconsin Infantry

Before Antietam

From Monroe, he enlisted in Company C, 3rd Wisconsin Infantry on 4 May 1861.

On the Campaign

He was killed in action on 17 September 1862at Anteitam.

References & notes

Basic information from Bryant1. He's called Lemuel Sheffield in a notice in the Monroe Sentinel of 1 October 1862.


09/17/1862; Sharpsburg, MD


1   Bryant, Edwin Eustace, History of the Third Regiment of Wisconsin Veteran Volunteer Infantry 1861-1865, Madison: Arthur H Clark Co. for the Veteran Association of the Regiment, 1891, pp. 415 - 419  [AotW citation 15207]