Primary Source Material
on the Soldiers and the Battles
Home The Armies The Soldiers The Battles Civilians Articles
If this website has been useful to you, please consider making a Donation.

Your support will help keep this website free for everyone, and will allow us to do more research. Thank you for your support!

Civil War Soldiers - Harrow

Harrow, William, brigadier-general, U.S. Army, was born in Kentucky about 1820, but moved later to Indiana and entered the national service as major of the 14th Ind. infantry, June 7, 1861. He was promoted lieutenant-colonel, Feb. 14, 1862, colonel, April 26, 1862, and brigadier-general of volunteers Nov. 29. While colonel of the 14th Ind. he participated in the battle of Antietam, where more than half of his regiment were killed or wounded. Gen. Harrow resigned his commission, April 20, 1865, and retired to private life. He died Sept. 27, 1872.

Source: The Union Army: A History of Military Affairs in the Loyal States 1861-1865, Volume 8 Biographical, 1908

Whats New
About Us

Copyright 2010 by
A Division of