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Federal (USV)

Private

Charleton L. Bonham

(? - 1862)

Home State: Pennsylvania

Branch of Service: Cavalry

Unit: 6th Pennsylvania Cavalry

Before Antietam

He mustered into service as a Farrier in Company C, 6th Pennsylvania Cavalry on 4 September 1861.

On the Campaign

He was killed in action at Middletown, MD on 14 September 1862.

References & notes

Service information from Bates1. His gravesite is on Findagrave, but has his death on 11 July 1863.

Death

09/14/1862; Middletown, MD; burial in Antietam National Cemetery, Sharpsburg, MD

Notes

1   Bates, Samuel Penniman, History of the Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-65, Harrisburg: State of Pennsylvania, 1868-1871  [AotW citation 22742]