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Federal (USV)


Samuel S. Wheeler

(c. 1828 - ?)

Home State: Massachusetts

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 35th Massachusetts Infantry

Before Antietam

A 34 year old mason from Needham, MA, he enlisted 2 August and mustered as Corporal, Company I, 35th Massachusetts Infantry on 16 August 1862.

On the Campaign

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

The rest of the War

He mustered out with his Company on 9 June 1865.

References & notes

Basic information from Soldiers, Sailors and Marines.1


c. 1828


1   Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Adjutant General, Massachusetts Soldiers, Sailors, and Marines in the Civil War, 8 Vols, Norwood (MA): Norwood Press, 1931-35, Vol. 3, pg. 700  [AotW citation 17712]