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Federal (USV)


William Steinmetz

Home State: Pennsylvania

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 106th Pennsylvania Infantry

Before Antietam

From Philadelphia, he enlisted as Private, Company A, 106th Pennsylvania Infantry on 8 August 1861.

On the Campaign

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

The rest of the War

He was promoted Corporal to date from 17 September 1862. He was wounded at Gettysburg on 2 July 1863 and mustered out with his Company on 10 September 1864.

References & notes

Basic service information from Ward.1


1   Ward, Joseph R. C., History of the One-Hundred and Sixth Regiment Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-1865 (2nd Ed.), Philadelphia: Grant, Faires & Rogers, 1906, pp. 112, 308  [AotW citation 21563]