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Federal (USV)


William Knowlden

(c. 1841 - 1862)

Home State: New York

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 32nd New York Infantry

Before Antietam

Age 20, he enlisted on 2 May 1861 at Tarrytown for two years and mustered as Private, Company H, 32nd New York Infantry on 31 May.

On the Campaign

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

References & notes

His service from the Adjutant General.1 His gravesite is on Findagrave.


c. 1841


09/14/1862; Crampton's Gap, MD; burial in Sleepy Hollow Cemetery, Sleepy Hollow, NY


1   State of New York, Adjutant-General, Annual Report of the Adjutant General of the State of New York [year]: Registers of the [units], 43 Volumes, Albany: James B. Lyon, State Printer, 1893-1905, For the Year 1899, Ser. No. 21, pg. 948  [AotW citation 22536]