Thomas Connor(c. 1831 - 1862)
Home State: New York
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 42nd New York Infantry
Before the Antietam Campaign:
He was 30 years old when he enlisted on Long Island, and he mustered in as Private, Company F, 42nd New York Infantry on 22 June 1861. He was promoted to Corporal on 1 April 1862.
In the Antietam Campaign:
He was killed in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
References, Sources, and other notes:
Burial information from the Antietam Cemetery History1, which has him as Thomas Conway. Service data from the State of New York2.
Death Date: 09/17/1862 Death Place: Sharpsburg, MD Burial Place: Antietam National Cemetery, Sharpsburg, MD
1 Antietam National Cemetery, Board of Trustees, History of Antietam National Cemetery, Baltimore: John W. Woods, Steam Printer, 1869 [AotW citation 3365]
2 State of New York, Adjutant-General, Annual Report of the Adjutant General of the State of New York [year]: Registers of the [units], 43 Volumes, Albany: James B. Lyon, State Printer, 1893-1905, Issue 23 (for the year 1900), pg. 925 [AotW citation 8489]
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