Philip Colby(? - 1862)
Home State: New York
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 63rd New York Infantry
Before the Antietam Campaign:
Age 22 at enlistment, he mustered in as private, Company G, on September 24, 1861.
In the Antietam Campaign:
He was mortally wounded in action on 17 September 1862, and died on 19 September.
References, Sources, and other notes:
Basic information from McLernon1.
Death Date: 09/19/1862 Death Place: Sharpsburg, MD
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 2387]
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