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Federal (USV)


Thomas Caulfield

Home State: Massachusetts

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 15th Massachusetts Infantry

Before Antietam

He was in Company C.

On the Campaign

He was wounded in action on 17 September 1862.

References & notes

Basic information from Commonwealth of Massachusetts1. Age 24, moulder from Clinton. Deserted about 24 February 1863. Enlisted 24 January 1864 in 2nd Battery, Massachusetts Light Artillery as Thomas McDonough (mother's maiden name). Died by suicide in 1895.


1   Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Adjutant General, Massachusetts Soldiers, Sailors, and Marines in the Civil War, 8 Vols, Norwood (MA): Norwood Press, 1931-35, Vol. 2, pp. 145 - 154  [AotW citation 5637]