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Federal (USV)


Frederick Geiner

(c. 1828 - 1862)

Home State: New York

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 35th New York Infantry

Before Antietam

Age 33, he enlisted on 11 June 1861 in Elmira and mustered as Private, Company D, 35th New York Infantry the same day.

On the Campaign

He was mortally wounded by gunshot to the leg in action in Maryland in September 1862.

The rest of the War

He was admitted to a US Army hospital in Frederick, MD on 19 September but died of wounds there on 25 September 1862.

References & notes

Burial information from the Antietam Cemetery History.1 His service from the Adjutant General2, as Fred Giener. His gravesite is on Findagrave.


c. 1828


09/26/1862; Frederick, MD; burial in Antietam National Cemetery, Sharpsburg, MD


1   Antietam National Cemetery, Board of Trustees, History of Antietam National Cemetery, Baltimore: John W. Woods, Steam Printer, 1869  [AotW citation 3538]

2   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 1900, Ser. No. 22, pg. 338  [AotW citation 22611]