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Federal (USV)


Charles Brankman

(c. 1836 - ?)

Home State: New York

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 22nd New York Infantry

Before Antietam

Age 25, he enlisted 9 May 1861 in Company K, 22nd New York Infantry.

On the Campaign

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

The rest of the War

He mustered out of the 22nd with his Company on 19 June 1863 at Albany, NY. He enlisted 16 September 1863 in Company I, New York Heavy Artillery. He was captured at Petersburg, VA on 16 June 1864, and mustered out with his Company on 1 August 1865 in Baltimore, MD.

References & notes

Casualty information from Nelson1, who has him as Harry Brakeman.


c. 1836


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. 140  [AotW citation 16550]