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Federal (USV)


Franz Weining

(c. 1839 - 1862)

Home State: New York

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 7th New York Infantry

Before Antietam

Age 22, he enlisted on 23 April 1861 in New York City and mustered as Private, Company I, 7th New York Infantry on the same day.

On the Campaign

He was mortally wounded in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.

The rest of the War

He died of wounds on 22 September 1862 at Sharpsburg.

References & notes

Basic information from State of New York,1 which also has him as Franz Weinich.


c. 1839


09/22/1862; Sharpsburg, MD


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 18 (for 1899), pp. 262 - 286  [AotW citation 7642]