(1826 - 1907)
Home State: Pennsylvania
Branch of Service: Infantry
He had come to New York from Ireland in 1843, and was soon after a miner in Pennsylvania, later a mining engineer. He led the Wynkoop Artillery, which he had organized in Pottsville about 1854 (becoming Company E, 16th Pennsylvania Infantry) in 3-month service April - July 1861. He enrolled as Captain, Company E, 48th Pennsylvania Infantry on 21 August 1861.
On the Campaign
He was in command of Company E at Antietam.
The rest of the War
He mustered out of service with his Company on 30 September 1864.
After the War
He had been postmaster at Coaldale at the time of his death.
References & notes
09/09/1826; Londonderry, IRELAND
06/06/1907 Coaldale, PA; burial in Presbyterian Cemetery, Pottsville, PA