(c. 1817 - 1864)
Home State: New York
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 59th New York Infantry
A 44-year old blacksmith who had emigrated from Ireland before 1841, he enlisted in New York and was mustered as Private, Company D, 59th New York Infantry on 19 November 1861.
On the Campaign
He was wounded in action on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He died of disease and/or burns on 1 July 1864 at New York, NY.
References & notes
c. 1817 in IRELAND
07/01/1864 New York City, NY
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 the year 1900) [AotW citation 8736]
2 State of New York, and Division of Military & Naval Affairs, New York State Military Museum, Published c. 2000, first accessed 01 January 2002, <http://www.dmna.state.ny.us/historic/mil-hist.htm>, Source page: http://220.127.116.11/dbtw-wpd/images/photographs/PA.2013.015 [AotW citation 12148]