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Federal (USV)


Andrew J. Farnsworth

Home State: Massachusetts

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 12th Massachusetts Infantry

Before Antietam

He was in Company K.

On the Campaign

He was wounded in action on 17 September 1862.

References & notes

Basic information from Commonwealth of Massachusetts1. Age 42, a printer in Chelsea on enlistment in June 1861. Also wounded at Fredericksburg, VA on 13 December 1862. Discharged for wounds on 21 September 1863 at Portsmouth Grove, RI.


1   Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Adjutant General, Massachusetts Soldiers, Sailors, and Marines in the Civil War, 8 Vols, Norwood (MA): Norwood Press, 1931-35, Vol. 2, pp. 61 - 64  [AotW citation 6874]