James R. Callaghan(c. 1842 - )
Home State: Alabama
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 4th Alabama Infantry
Before the Antietam Campaign:
He was an unmarried 19 year old printer from Huntsville, AL when he enlisted as Private on 1 September 1861 in Company F, 4th Alabama Infantry at Bristoe Station, VA.
In the Antietam Campaign:
Present in action on South Mountain and at Sharpsburg.
The remainder of the War:
Present with his Company in action in most engagements to the siege of Petersburg, VA in 1864.
References, Sources, and other notes:
Basic information from State of Alabama1.
|Birth State: TN |
1 State of Alabama, Dept. of Archives & History, Alabama Civil War Service Database, Published 2004, first accessed 01 January 2010, <http://www.archives.state.al.us/civilwar/index.cfm>, Source page: various [AotW citation 15639]
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