Alois O. Bachman
Mustered into service as a Major on July 29th, 1861
Born 17 May 1839
Died 17 September 1862
Buried Springdale Cemetery, Jefferson County Indiana
Major Bachman first served as a Captain in Company K of the 6th Indiana Infantry from April of 1861 to August of 1861. He was promoted to Lieutenant Colonel in February of 1862 and was killed in action at the Battle of Antietam leading his troops.
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