Francis CunninghamHome State: New York
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 63rd New York Infantry
Before the Antietam Campaign:
Age 24 at enlistment, he mustered in as private, Company K, on September 25, 1861.
In the Antietam Campaign:
He was wounded in action, severely, shoulder, on 17 September 1862.
The remainder of the War:
Discharged for wounds on December 24, 1862, at Harrisburg, Pa.
References, Sources, and other notes:
Basic information from McLernon1. He appears as Corporal in the casualty list.
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 2460]
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