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Federal (USV)


Charles Henry Headley

(c. 1840 - 1862)

Home State: New York

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 32nd New York Infantry

Before Antietam

Age 21, he enlisted on 25 April 1861 at Amsterdam to serve two years and mustered as Private, Company B, 32nd New York Infantry on 31 May.

On the Campaign

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

The rest of the War

He died of wounds at a hospital in Frederick, MD on 21 November 1862.

References & notes

His service from the Adjutant General.1


c. 1840


11/21/1862; Frederick, MD


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. 937  [AotW citation 22546]