Home State: New York
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 63rd New York Infantry
Age 40 at enrollment, he mustered in as first lieutenant and adjutant on September 16, 1861. Transferred as first lieutenant to Company G on February 2, 1862. Mustered in as Captain, Company D, on September 10, 1862.
On the Campaign
He was wounded in action - slightly, knee - on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He resigned his commission in 1863.
References & notes
Date not known; Kings County, NY
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 2390]
2 Conyngham, David Power, The Irish Brigade and Its Campaigns, New York: William McSorley & Co., 1867, Pg. 574 [AotW citation 2419]