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Federal (USV)


James M. Chapel

Home State: Wisconsin

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 2nd Wisconsin Infantry

Before Antietam

From Kingston, he enlisted in Company A, 2nd Wisconsin Infantry on 19 April 1861 and was promoted to Sergeant and First Sergeant before being commissioned 2nd Lieutenant on 30 August 1862.

On the Campaign

He was wounded in action on 17 September 1862.

The rest of the War

He was discharged on 23 January 1863 for disability.

References & notes

Basic information from State of Wisconsin1.


1   State of Wisconsin, Adjutant General's Office, and Chandler P. Chapman, Adj. Gen., Roster of Wisconsin Volunteers, War of the Rebellion, 1861-1865, 2 volumes, Madison: Democrat Printing Co., State Printers, 1886, Vol. 1, pp. 346 - 347  [AotW citation 10112]