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Federal (USV)

Private

Joseph McFadden

(c. 1840 - ?)

Home State: Pennsylvania

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 124th Pennsylvania Infantry

Before Antietam

Age 22, he enlisted on 28 July 1862 in West Chester and mustered as Private, Company E, 124th Pennsylvania Infantry on 12 August in Harrisburg.

On the Campaign

He was reported missing in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.

References & notes

Service information from Bates1 and the Register.2

Birth

c. 1840

Notes

1   Bates, Samuel Penniman, History of the Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-65, Harrisburg: State of Pennsylvania, 1868-1871  [AotW citation 11146]

2   Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, Adjutant General's Office, Register of Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-1865, 16 volumes, Harrisburg  [AotW citation 23796]