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Federal (USV)


John H. Carroll

(c. 1833 - ?)

Home State: New York

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 61st New York Infantry

Before Antietam

At age 28 he enlisted 25 September 1861 in New York City as Private, Company E, 61st New York Infantry. He transferred to Company F, date not given.

On the Campaign

He was wounded in the arm in action on 17 September 1862.

The rest of the War

He was discharged for disability on 25 February 1863 at Philadelphia, PA.

References & notes

Service information from State of New York1. Casualty detail from Nelson.2


c. 1833


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, Issue 26 (for 1900)  [AotW citation 7687]

2   Nelson, John H., As Grain Falls Before the Reaper: The Federal Hospital Sites and Identified Federal Casualties at Antietam, Hagerstown: John H. Nelson, 2004, pg. 156  [AotW citation 17100]