Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War
Photos from the Past
Captain Joseph Groff
Captain Joseph Groff served in Company B, First Regiment, Home Brigade of the Potomac of Maryland from August 1861 to September 1864. He was in the Battle of Harper's Ferry, September 1862 and was wounded in the leg at the Battle of Gettysburg on July 3, 1863. He was a member of General J.F. Reynolds Grand Army of the Republic (GAR) Post #2 of Frederick, Maryland, after the war.
Photograph and information submitted by Captain Joseph Groff's Great-Great-Granddaughter Alice L. Luckhardt.
Captain Joseph Groff in his GAR uniform and hat