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Federal (USV)


Daniel Snyder

(c. 1844 - 1862)

Home State: Illinois

Branch of Service: Cavalry

Unit: 8th Illinois Cavalry

Before Antietam

From Lisle, IL, he enlisted as Private, Company E, 8th Illinois Cavalry on 14 September 1861.

On the Campaign

He was killed in action one year later on South Mountain, MD on 14 September 1862 at age 18.

References & notes

His service from the Adjutant General1 His gravesite is on Findagrave.


c. 1844


09/14/1862; South Mountain, MD; burial in Naperville Cemetery, Naperville, IL


1   State of Illinois, Adjutant General, and J.N Reece, Brig. Gen, Adjutant General, Report of the Adjutant General of the State of Illinois (1861-66), 9 volumes, Springfield: Journal Company, Printers and Binders (State Printer), 1900-1902, Vol. 8, pg. 123  [AotW citation 25309]