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Federal (USV)

Private

Michael Hallahan

(? - 1900)

Home State: New York

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 63rd New York Infantry

Before Antietam

Age 30 at enlistment. Mustered in as private, Company H, on April 3, 1862.

On the Campaign

He was wounded in action, slightly, leg, on 17 September 1862.

The rest of the War

Transferred to Company B on June 12, 1863. He re-enlisted as a veteran on December 21, 1863. Promoted to corporal, and sergeant, no dates. Promoted to sergeant-major on December 22, 1864. Mustered out with regiment on June 30, 1865, at Alexandria, Va. Commissioned, not mustered, first lieutenant on July 1, 1865, with rank from June 1, 1865, vice D. H. Maher, promoted.

References & notes

Basic information from McLernon1. He is buried in Bath National Cemetery, Bath, New York, in Section E 10, Grave Number 22.

Birth

Date not known

Death

08/22/1900; burial in Bath National Cemetery, Bath, 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 2445]