• Cannon and Cornfield at Dawn

    Antietam

    National Battlefield Maryland

Company F, 1st United States Sharpshooters Monument

Dedicated: 1900

Location: West side of the National Cemetery

Map Number: 70

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Company F, 1st United States Sharpshooters Monument

Vermont,Company F, 1st United States Sharpshooters Monument

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Monument Text:
COMPANY "F"
FIRST REGIMENT
United States Sharpshooters
First Sergt. Henry E. Kinsman
Enlisted 177
Killed and died of wounds - 32
Died of disease - 17
Wounded - 45
VERMONT

Did You Know?

William McKinley as a soldier and president.

William McKinley served at Antietam as a Commissary Sergeant in the 23rd Ohio Infantry before becoming the nation’s 25th President. A monument to him at Antietam was dedicated in his memory on October 13, 1903, two years after he was assassinated.