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Federal (USV)


Charles Loit

(c. 1838 - 1905)

Home State: Wisconsin

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 6th Wisconsin Infantry

Before Antietam

From Fairfield, he enlisted in Company A, 6th Wisconsin Infantry on 10 May 1861.

On the Campaign

He was wounded in action in September 1862.

The rest of the War

Discharged for disability on 17 December 1862.

References & notes

Basic information from State of Wisconsin's Roster1. His gravesite on Findagrave, source of his death date and age, also shows service as Corporal in Company G or L, 3rd Wisconsin Cavalry (9 February 1864 - 23 October 1865), but the Roster does not list him in any Company of that unit.


c. 1838


03/17/1905; burial in Maple Grove Cemetery, Lawrence, KS


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. 498 - 500  [AotW citation 10278]