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Federal (USV)

Private

Francis McArdle

(? - 1862)

Home State: New York

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 63rd New York Infantry

Before Antietam

Age 38 at enlistment. Mustered in as private, Company F, on April 3, 1862.

On the Campaign

Wounded in action, slightly, leg, on 17 September 1862.

The rest of the War

He died of his wounds on October 9, 1862, in hospital, Frederick, Md.

References & notes

Basic information from McLernon1. His name appears in a Roll of Honor for Mount Olivet Cemetery, Frederick, Md., as Francis McAvel, Area M, western side of the cemetery, with the note "Disinterred and removed." Francis McArdle is buried in Calvary Cemetery, Woodside, Long Island, New York, in Section 1W Range or Avenue 15 Plot T Grave Number 17/19.

Death

10/09/1862 Frederick, MD; burial in Calvary Cemetery, Woodside, Long Island, NY

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 2379]