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Federal (USV)


John J. Lee

Home State: Wisconsin

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 7th Wisconsin Infantry

Before Antietam

From Stoughton, he enlisted in Company D, 7th Wisconsin Infantry on 13 August 1861. Detailed to Battery B, 4th US Artillery on 7 March 1862.

On the Campaign

He was wounded in action on 17 September 1862.

The rest of the War

Returned to the Regiment and mustered out on 1 September 1864.

References & notes

Basic information from State of Wisconsin1. His role in the Battery at Antietam from Buell2.


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. 538 -   [AotW citation 10499]

2   Buell, Augustus, The Cannoneer: Recollections of Service in the Army of the Potomac, Washington: The National Tribune Company, 1890, pg. 42  [AotW citation 10505]