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Federal (USV)


Alfred Layman

Home State: Pennsylvania

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 118th Pennsylvania Infantry

Before Antietam

He was in Company I.

On the Campaign

He was wounded in action on 20 September 1862.

References & notes

Basic information from Smith1. He was promoted to Corporal in Janaury 1863, and was again wounded, at Gettysburg. He was promoted to Sergeant on 1 January 1865. After the War he graduated from Hahnemann Medical College in Philadelphia and was in private practice.


1   Smith, John L., and Survivor's Association, History of the Corn Exchange Regiment, 118th Pennsylvania Volunteers, 2nd Edition, Philadelphia: J.L. Smith, Map Publisher, 1905, pp. 641 - 655  [AotW citation 2249]