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Federal (USV)


Edward Loomis

Home State: Wisconsin

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 2nd Wisconsin Infantry

Before Antietam

From New York City, he enlisted in Company H, 2nd Wisconsin Infantry on 14 May 1861. Promoted to Corporal.

On the Campaign

He was wounded in action on 17 September 1862.

The rest of the War

Wounded again, in action at Gettysburg, PA. Transferred to the Veteran Reserve Corps on 15 March 1864.

References & notes

Basic information from State of Wisconsin1, which lists him as Edward Loomi.


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. 366 - 369  [AotW citation 10207]