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Federal (USV)


William Leach

Home State: New York

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 108th New York Infantry

Before Antietam

He was in Company E.

The rest of the War

He was wounded in action at Gettysburg, PA on 3 July 1863. HE was captured in action on the Rapidan on 25 September 1863, and imprisoned at Libby, Belle Isle, and Andersonville, GA. Paroled at Vicksburg, MS 1 April 1865.

References & notes

Basic information from Washburn1.


1   Washburn, George H., A Complete Military History and Record of the 108th Regiment N.Y. Vols., Rochester (NY): Press of E.R. Andrews, 1894, pp. 278 - 288  [AotW citation 8948]