Cadwalader Smith(? - 1862)
Home State: New York
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 63rd New York Infantry
Before the Antietam Campaign:
American born of Irish parents, he was 18 years old at enrollment. Mustered in as second lieutenant, Company H, on October 19, 1861. Discharged on March 10, 1862. Mustered in as second lieutenant, same company, on March 25, 1862.
In the Antietam Campaign:
He was killed in action on 17 September 1862.
References, Sources, and other notes:
Basic information from McLernon1.
Death Date: 09/17/1862 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 2423]
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