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Federal (USV)

Private

James Gilroy

(? - 1862)

Home State: New York

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 63rd New York Infantry

Before Antietam

He was in Company D.

On the Campaign

He was killed in action on 17 September 1862.

References & notes

Basic information from McLernon1. Age 33 at enlistment. Mustered in as private, Company D, on September 16, 1861. The casualty list shows him wounded in action, back and thigh.

Death

09/17/1862 Sharpsburg, MD

Notes

1   McLernon, Robert, Casualty List, 63rd New York Volunteer Infantry, Meagher's Irish Brigade, Antietam, Maryland; September 17, 1862, Springfield (Va): R. McLernon, 2001  [AotW citation 2340]