Corporal Frank Kuechenmeister, Company K


Frank Kuechenmeister, [Franz Kuchenmeister] was from Milwaukee. He was wounded in hisleft foot at Resaca, Georgia on May 14, 1864. Frank was also wounded in his right arm at Peach Tree Creek, Georgia on July 20, 1864. After the war he returned to his trade as a model maker. Later Frank obtained a job as an adjuster and repairer with a sewing machine company. Franks finial job was a letter carrier in Milwaukee beginning in 1884.

Photograph courtesy of Erv Seeger