John GallagherHome State: New York
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 63rd New York Infantry
Before the Antietam Campaign:
Age 24 at enlistment, he mustered in as private, Company I, on October 3, 1861. Transferred to Company E on November 1, 1861.
In the Antietam Campaign:
Wounded in action, slightly, hand, on 17 September 1862.
The remainder of the War:
Discharged for wounds on January 4, 1863, at Baltimore, Md.
References, Sources, and other notes:
Basic information from McLernon1
1 McLernon, Robert, Casualty List, 63rd New York Volunteer Infantry, Meagherís Irish Brigade, Antietam, Maryland; September 17, 1862, Springfield (Va): R. McLernon, 2001 [AotW citation 2356]
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