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Federal (USV)


Edward Brady

Home State: Unknown

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 17th United States Infantry, First Battalion

Before Antietam

He was in Company D, 17th United States Infantry.

On the Campaign

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

The rest of the War

He was treated at the Locust Spring Hospital, Sharpsburg, MD and at a hospital in Frederick, MD. His right forearm was amputated. He was discharged 12 December 1862 at Philadelphia for disability.

References & notes

Casualty information from Nelson1. Details from the Register.


1   Nelson, John H., As Grain Falls Before the Reaper: The Federal Hospital Sites and Identified Federal Casualties at Antietam, Hagerstown: John H. Nelson, 2004, pg. 139  [AotW citation 16543]