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 Robert S Schwenk

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Robert S Schwenk

Birth
Death 25 Jul 1875
USA
Burial Wilmington, New Castle County, Delaware, USA
Plot Sec. 3, Lot 36, Pos. 2
Memorial ID 29858571 View Source

Served as a Private with the 4th Delaware Infantry, Company D during the Civil War.

He was a 22-year-old Pennsylvania blacksmith on Aug. 21, 1862, when he enlisted with Capt. Curry at Wilmington, DE.

He was seriously wounded by a gunshot in the upper right thigh on June 19, 1864, in front of Petersburg.

He was transferred to Tilton U.S. Army General Hospital in Wilmington on September 14, 1865 and finally transferred to the Veterans Reserve Corps on January 28, 1865.

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