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Federal (USV)


Jesse L. Clark

Home State: New York

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 57th New York Infantry

Before Antietam

He was in Company H, 57th New York Infantry

On the Campaign

He was wounded by gunshot through the right knee in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.

The rest of the War

His leg was amputated and was discharged for wounds on 13 January 1863 at Smoketown, MD.

References & notes

Casualty information from Nelson1.


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. 162  [AotW citation 17492]