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Signal Detachment, Army of the Potomac

 

Commanding Officer on the Antietam Campaign:
  Capt. B.F. Fisher

 

This Detachment's Chain of Command:
  Army - Army of the Potomac


On the Antietam Campaign

Members of the detachment were stationed at various points on the march during the Campaign, and on the battlefield of Antietam and nearby on 17 September 1862. Captain Fisher reported to Major Albert J. Myer, General McClellan's Chief of Signals.

References & Notes

See a map of the US signal stations on and near the Antietam battlefield in a post on the blog.

We have 40 individuals who were on the Maryland Campaign in the AotW database for this unit:

 

Co. Rank Name Casualty? Details*
--LtAdams, Samuel         We have a picture for this person We have some details for this person
--LtBarrett, William Francis        We have a picture for this person We have some details for this person
--LtBriggs, Ephraim Andrews        We have a picture for this person We have some details for this person
--LtBrooks, James Byron        We have a picture for this person We have some details for this person
--LtCamp, Norman Henry        We have a picture for this person We have some details for this person
--LtCary, Charles Henry        We have some details for this person
--LtClarke, George J.        We have a picture for this person We have some details for this person
--PvtCook, Albert H.        We have a picture for this person We have some details for this person
--LtDaniels, Nahum         We have a picture for this person We have some details for this person
--LtDenicke, Ernst Augustus        We have a picture for this person We have some details for this person
--LtDinsmore, Richard         We have a picture for this person We have some details for this person
--CaptFisher, Benjamin Franklin        We have a picture for this person We have some details for this person
--LtFortescue, Louis Roberts        We have a picture for this person We have some details for this person
--LtFralick, John H.        We have some details for this person
--PvtGardiner, Harrison Winslow        We have a picture for this person We have some details for this person
--LtGloskowski, Joseph         We have a picture for this person We have some details for this person
--LtHall, James S.        We have a picture for this person We have some details for this person
--LtHalstead, Edward Lambert        We have a picture for this person We have some details for this person
--LtHarvey, Isaac James        We have a picture for this person We have some details for this person
--LtHebrew, John Alexander        We have a picture for this person We have some details for this person
--LtHill, George H.        We have a picture for this person We have some details for this person
--LtHill, William Hartshorn        We have a picture for this person We have some details for this person
--LtHomer, Frederick         We have a picture for this person We have some details for this person
--LtJerome, Aaron Brainard        We have a picture for this person We have some details for this person
--CaptKendall, Charles S.        We have a picture for this person We have some details for this person
--LtMiner, Brinkerhoff Noadiah        We have a picture for this person We have some details for this person
--PvtMorgan, Robert J        We have a picture for this person We have some details for this person
--LtOwen, Frederick Wooster        We have a picture for this person We have some details for this person
--LtPaine, Jedediah Chase        We have a picture for this person We have some details for this person
--LtPierce, Edward Corbin        We have a picture for this person We have some details for this person
--CaptPierce, Seymour         We have a picture for this person We have some details for this person
--LtRoe, William B.        We have a picture for this person We have some details for this person
--LtRowley, William W.        We have a picture for this person We have some details for this person
--LtSpencer, Joseph H.        We have a picture for this person We have some details for this person
--LtStone, Charles F.        We have a picture for this person We have some details for this person
--LtStryker, William S.        We have a picture for this person We have some details for this person
--LtTaylor, Peter A.        We have a picture for this person We have some details for this person
--LtWicker, Franklin Newell        We have a picture for this person We have some details for this person
--LtWilson, Fountain         We have a picture for this person We have some details for this person
--LtYates, Frank E.        We have some details for this person

 

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