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Federal (USV)

Private

John McGarrity

(c. 1839 - 1862)

Home State: Delaware

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 1st Delaware Infantry

Before Antietam

He enlisted in Company A, First Delaware Infantry at age 22 on 26 August 1861 at Wilmington, DE.

On the Campaign

He was killed in action on 17 September 1862 at Antietam.

References & notes

Basic information from State of Delaware1.

Birth

c. 1839

Death

09/17/1862 Sharpsburg, MD

Notes

1   State of Delaware, Adjutant General's Office, Civil War Military records for Delaware Units, Published 1861-, first accessed 31 January 2015, <http://archives.delaware.gov/CivilWar/volumes/>, Source page: Muster Out Roll, First Delaware Infantry  [AotW citation 13690]