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Federal (USV)


Milo James Waterhouse

(1828 - 1862)

Home State: Wisconsin

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 3rd Wisconsin Infantry

Before Antietam

From Leeds, he enlisted in Company K, 3rd Wisconsin Infantry on 26 May 1861.

On the Campaign

He was mortally wounded in action on 17 September 1862 at Antietam, and died the same day.

References & notes

Basic information from Bryant1. His gravesite is on Findagrave. He married Julia Day Topliff in November 1852, and had they two children: Alfred James (b. 1855) and Mary Juliette (b. 1858). Details from family genealogists.


04/26/1828; Cattaraugus County, NY


09/17/1862; Sharpsburg, MD; burial in Antietam National Cemetery, 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. 442 - 445  [AotW citation 15868]