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Federal (USV)


Louis Cahn

Home State: New York

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 20th New York Infantry

Before Antietam

He was in Company A.

On the Campaign

He was wounded in action on 17 September 1862.

References & notes

Basic information from State of New York1. Age, 19 years. Enlisted, 7/5/1861 at New York City to serve 2 years; mustered in as private Co. A wounded Antietam, MD,Sept. 17, 1862, mustered out June 1, 1863.


1   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, Issue 20, pp. 1 - 174  [AotW citation 5247]