(c. 1814 - 1867)
Home State: New York
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 69th New York Infantry
Age 47, he enrolled at New York City to serve three years, and mustered in as Captain, Company A, 69th New York Infantry on 22 October 1861.
On the Campaign
He was in action at Antietam on 17 September with his Company and Major Cavanaugh later wrote ...
Captain James Saunders, of Company A, and Captain Richard Moroney, Company I, I am proud to say, acted most bravely, cheering on their men, and encouraging them throughout the battle.
The rest of the War
He mustered out on the consolidation of the regiment 12 June 1863 near Morrisville, VA.
After the War
He died soon after the War, in January 1867.
References & notes
c. 1814; County Tyrone, IRELAND
01/27/1867; burial in Calvary Cemetery, Woodside, Queens, NY