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Federal (USV)


William McCrea

Home State: Maryland

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 5th Maryland Infantry

On the Campaign

He was wounded in action on 17 September 1862.

References & notes

Basic information from Wilmer1. Enlisted as Chief Musician, 5th Maryland Infantry on 30 September 1861. Captured in action at Winchester, VA on 15 June 1863. Mustered out 1 September 1865.


1   Wilmer, L. Allison, and J.H. Jarrett, George H. Vernon, State Commissioners, History and Roster of Maryland Volunteers, War of 1861-5, Baltimore: Press of Guggenheimer, Weil & Co., 1898, Vol. 1, pp. 181 - 184  [AotW citation 14242]