(1827 - 1905)
Home State: Indiana
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 27th Indiana Infantry
He emigrated from Ireland to America, arriving at Eastport, ME on 7 May 1843. He was naturalized an American citizen on 31 July 1856. He was a 34 year old railroad man in Bloomington when he mustered as Private, Company F, 27th Indiana Infantry on 12 September 1861.
On the Campaign
He was wounded in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was wounded again, slightly, in the leg, in action at Peach Tree Creek, GA on 20 July 1864. He mustered out with his Company on 1 September 1864 in Indianapolis.
References & notes
1827; County Galway, IRELAND
10/01/1905 Monroe County, IN; burial in Rose Hill Cemetery, Bloomington, IN