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Federal (USV)


Thomas Burke

Home State: Pennsylvania

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 90th Pennsylvania Infantry

Before Antietam

He mustered as Private in Company I, 90th Pennsylvania Infantry on 23 May 1862.

On the Campaign

He was wounded in the hand and captured in action on South Mountain on 14 September 1862 with no further military record.

References & notes

Casualty information from Nelson.1 His service from Bates.2


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. 148  [AotW citation 16996]

2   Bates, Samuel Penniman, History of the Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-65, Harrisburg: State of Pennsylvania, 1868-1871  [AotW citation 23404]