Sgt Edwin D. Callen

Sgt Edwin D. Callen

Birth
Newark, Essex County, New Jersey, USA
Death 17 Nov 1867 (aged 26–27)
Newark, Essex County, New Jersey, USA
Burial Newark, Essex County, New Jersey, USA
Memorial ID 10523481 · View Source
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Civil War Union Soldier. He was enrolled in the 13th New Jersey Volunteer Infantry on July 28, 1862, and was mustered in as a Sergeant in Company F on August 25, 1862. During the September 17, 1862 Battle of Antietam, Maryland, he was severely wounded in action, which faciliated his hospitalization at the Discharged at United States Army General Hospital in Frederick, Maryland. His wounds were such that on November 26, 1862 he was discharged due to disability there. His wounds eventually caused his passing 5 years later. He is buried with his two brothers, Captain Henry H. Callen of the 2nd New Jersey Volunteer Infantry (KIA in the Battle of the Wilderness) and Private Luther Callen of the 26th New Jersey Volunteer Infantry.


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  • Created by: RPD2
  • Added: 24 Feb 2005
  • Find a Grave Memorial 10523481
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Sgt Edwin D. Callen (1840–17 Nov 1867), Find a Grave Memorial no. 10523481, citing Mount Pleasant Cemetery, Newark, Essex County, New Jersey, USA ; Maintained by RPD2 (contributor 309) .