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Federal (USV)


Francis A. Fowler

(? - 1864)

Home State: Wisconsin

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 7th Wisconsin Infantry

Before Antietam

From Columbus, he enlisted in Company A, 7th Wisconsin Infantry on 12 April 1861. Promoted to Corporal.

On the Campaign

He was wounded in action on 17 September 1862.

The rest of the War

Captured in action at Jericho Ford (probably 23 May 1864) and died of disease while a prisoner at Andersonville, GA on 1 September 1864.

References & notes

Basic information from State of Wisconsin1.


09/01/1864; Andersonville, GA


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. 540 - 543  [AotW citation 10529]