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Federal (USV)


William Edwards

(c. 1842 - 1862)

Home State: Ohio

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 23rd Ohio Infantry

Before Antietam

He enlisted in Company F, 23rd Ohio Infantry on 5 June 1861 at age 19.

On the Campaign

He was killed in action on 14 September 1862 on South Mountain.

References & notes

Basic information from State of Ohio1.


c. 1842


09/14/1862; South Mountain, MD; burial in National Cemetery, Sharpsburg, MD


1   State of Ohio, Roster Commission, Official Roster of the Soldiers of the State of Ohio in the War of the Rebellion, 1861-1866, 12 Volumes, Akron: The Werner Company, 1893-95, Vol. 1, pp. 100 - 106  [AotW citation 8186]