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Federal (USA)


James N Byrnes

Home State: Pennsylvania

Command Billet: Commanding Regiment

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 2nd Pennsylvania Reserves

Before Antietam

Mustered as Captain, Company C on 27 May 1861.

The rest of the War

Captured at Wilderness, May 5, 1864; mustered out March 12, 1865; brevet Major, March 13, 1865

References & notes

Service infomation from Bates1.


1   Bates, Samuel Penniman, History of the Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-65, Harrisburg: State of Pennsylvania, 1868-1871  [AotW citation 2594]