William Henry Kelsey

William Henry Kelsey

Birth
Death 7 Oct 1862 (aged 19)
Frederick, Frederick County, Maryland, USA
Burial Brooklyn, Kings County (Brooklyn), New York, USA
Plot Section 170, Joined lots 12952-12953.
Memorial ID 166119544 · View Source
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Age 19, he enlisted on 19 August 1862 in Brooklyn, and mustered as Private, Company H, 14th Brooklyn (84th NY) Infantry on 25 August 1862. He was mortally wounded by a gunshot through the lung in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.

Contributor: Brian Downey (48681317)

Served with the 14th New York Infantry. Wounded in action at the battle of Antietam 17 September 1862; discharged as disabled 7 October 1862 at Frederick, Maryland; buried in Green Wood 12 October 1862.

Contributor: Richard Moore (49913673)


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  • Created by: BKGeni
  • Added: 27 Jun 2016
  • Find a Grave Memorial 166119544
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for William Henry Kelsey (9 Mar 1843–7 Oct 1862), Find a Grave Memorial no. 166119544, citing Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, Kings County (Brooklyn), New York, USA ; Maintained by BKGeni (contributor 46895980) .