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Federal (USV)


Henry Brown

(c. 1841 - ?)

Home State: New York

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 31st New York Infantry

Before Antietam

Age 20 years, he enlisted 13 August 1861 at New York City to serve two years and mustered in as Private, unassigned (to a Company) 14 August; no further record.

On the Campaign

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

The rest of the War

He was treated at the Stone House Hospital at Sharpsburg.

References & notes

Casualty information from Nelson1, with service details from the Adjutant General.


c. 1841


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. 144  [AotW citation 16913]