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Federal (USV)


William A. Woodard

(c. 1837 - 1862)

Home State: Michigan

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 17th Michigan Infantry

Before Antietam

Age 25, from Ypsilanti, MI, he enlisted on 8 August in Ypsilanti, and mustered as Private, Company E, 17th Michigan Infantry on 19 August 1862.

On the Campaign

He was killed in action at Fox's Gap on South Mountain, MD on 14 September 1862.

References & notes

Service from Record of Service.1


c. 1837


09/14/1862; Fox's Gap, MD


1   State of Michigan, Office of the Adjutant General, and George H. Brown, Adjutant General; George H. Turner, Asst. AG, compiler, Record of Service of Michigan Volunteers in the Civil War, 1861-1865, 46 volumes, Kalamazoo: Ihling Bros. & Everard, 1904-1915, Vol. 17, pg. 115  [AotW citation 20177]