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Federal (USV)


John S. Ghrist

Home State: Pennsylvania

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 28th Pennsylvania Infantry

Before Antietam

He was in Company B.

On the Campaign

He was wounded in action on 17 September 1862.

References & notes

Basic information from Bates1. Promoted from Sergeant to 2nd Lieutenant 1 November 1862. Resigned 8 December 1863.


1   Bates, Samuel Penniman, History of the Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-65, Harrisburg: State of Pennsylvania, 1868-1871, Vol. 1, pp. 442 - 443  [AotW citation 8032]