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Federal (USV)

Private

Felix McAleary

(c. 1834 - 1863)

Home State: New York

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 69th New York Infantry

Before Antietam

Age 27, he enlisted at New York City to serve three years, and mustered in as Private, Company A, 69th New York Infantry on 10 October 1861.

On the Campaign

He was slightly wounded in the leg at Antietam on 17 September 1862.

The rest of the War

He was promoted to Sergeant on 15 February 1863, but was killed in action at Chancellorsville, VA on 3 May 1863.

References & notes

Service from the New York Adjutant General.1 His Antietam wound from McLernon,2 citing an official published casualty list.

Birth

c. 1834

Death

05/03/1863 Chancellorsville, VA

Notes

1   State of New York, Adjutant-General, Annual Report of the Adjutant General of the State of New York [year]: Registers of the [units], 43 Volumes, Albany: James B. Lyon, State Printer, 1893-1905, For the Year 1901, Ser. No. 28, pg. 209  [AotW citation 18250]

2   McLernon, Robert, Casualty List, 69th New York Volunteer Infantry, Meagher's Irish Brigade, Bloody Lane, Antietam, Maryland, September 17, 1862, Springfield (Va): R. McLernon, 2014, pg. 34  [AotW citation 18251]