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Federal (USV)

Private

John Carroll

(c. 1843 - ?)

Home State: New York

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 104th New York Infantry

Before Antietam

Age 19 years, he enlisted 9 January 1862 at Troy to serve three years, and mustered in as Private, Company I, 104th New York Infantry on 8 March 1862.

On the Campaign

He was wounded in the leg, thigh, and head in action on 17 September 1862 at Antietam.

The rest of the War

He was treated at the Stone House Hospital, Sharpsburg, and at a hospital in Frederick, MD. He was promoted to Corporal, date not given, and was discharged for disability on 16 January 1863 at Albany, NY.

References & notes

Basic information from State of New York1. Casualty details from Nelson.2

Birth

c. 1843

Notes

1   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  [AotW citation 7085]

2   Nelson, John H., As Grain Falls Before the Reaper, Hagerstown: John H. Nelson, 2004, pg. 156  [AotW citation 17101]