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Federal (USV)


Samuel W. Moore

(c. 1833 - ?)

Home State: Pennsylvania

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 90th Pennsylvania Infantry

Before Antietam

Age 29, he enrolled on 3 September 1861 and mustered as 2nd Lieutenant, Company B, 90th Pennsylvania Infantry on 18 February 1862 in Philadelphia. He was promoted to First Lieutenant on 6 September 1862.

On the Campaign

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

The rest of the War

He was appointed Adjutant of the regiment on 23 November 1863 and mustered out with them on 26 November 1864.

References & notes

His service from the Card File 1 and Bates.2 Wound and hospital information from Nelson.3


c. 1833


1   Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, Adjutant-General, Pennsylvania Civil War Veterans' Card File, 1861-1866, Published <2005, first accessed 01 July 2005, <>  [AotW citation 23570]

2   Bates, Samuel Penniman, History of the Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-65, Harrisburg: State of Pennsylvania, 1868-1871  [AotW citation 23571]

3   Nelson, John H., As Grain Falls Before the Reaper: The Federal Hospital Sites and Identified Federal Casualties at Antietam, Hagerstown: John H. Nelson, 2004, pg. 326  [AotW citation 23572]