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Federal (USV)


Abraham Slough

(? - 1863)

Home State: Indiana

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 19th Indiana Infantry

Before Antietam

From Owen County, IN, he mustered as Private, Company I, 19th Indiana Infantry on 29 July 1861.

On the Campaign

He was mortally wounded in the left leg in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.

The rest of the War

He was treated at the German Reformed Church hospital in Frederick, MD from 1 October to 24 January 1863, when he was transferred to the US Army General Hospital #1 in Frederick. He died of wounds there on 19 February 1863.

References & notes

Service information from the Adjutant General.1 Wound and hospital details from the Patient List 2 His gravesite is on Findagrave.


02/19/1863; Frederick, MD; burial in Antietam National Cemetery, Sharpsburg, MD


1   State of Indiana, Adjutant General's Office, and William H.H. Terrell, Adjutant General, Report of the Adjutant General of the State of Indiana, 8 volumes, Indianapolis: (various) State Printers, 1865-1869, Vol. 4, pg. 405  [AotW citation 20679]

2   National Museum of Civil War Medicine, and Terry Reimer, Frederick Patient List, Published 2018, first accessed 17 September 2018, <>, Source page: patient #62  [AotW citation 20680]