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Federal (USV)


James B. Knapp

(? - 1907)

Home State: Wisconsin

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 3rd Wisconsin Infantry

Before Antietam

From Centre, he enlisted in Company I, 3rd Wisconsin Infantry on 25 May 1861.

On the Campaign

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

The rest of the War

He was discharged 9 March 1863 for disability.

After the War

He was a resident of the Soldiers' Home at Hot Springs, SD at the time of his death.

References & notes

Basic information from Bryant1. His gravesite is on Findagrave.


04/24/1907; burial in State Veterans Home Cemetery, Hot Springs, SD


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. 437 - 440  [AotW citation 15850]