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Federal (USV)


John Ryan

Home State: New York

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 63rd New York Infantry

Before Antietam

He was in Company F.

On the Campaign

He was wounded in action on 17 September 1862.

References & notes

Basic information from McLernon1. Age 32 at enlistment. Mustered in as first sergeant, Company F, on September 19, 1861. Wounded in action, groin, on September 17, 1862. Promoted to first lieutenant on October 25, 1862. Mustered in as second lieutenant, Company H, on November 20, 1862. Mustered in as first lieutenant, Company G, on March 1, 1863. Mustered out on June 12, 1863, at Falmouth, Va.


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 2363]