James P. Sullivan"Mickey"
Home State: Wisconsin
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 6th Wisconsin Infantry
Before the Antietam Campaign:
From Wonewoc, he enlisted in Company K, 6th Wisconsin Infantry on 21 June 1861.
In the Antietam Campaign:
He was wounded in action on South Mountain on 14 September 1862.
The remainder of the War:
He was discharged 18 December 1862 for disability, but re-enlisted 19 February 1863. He was again wounded in action at Gettysburg, PA in July 1863.
References, Sources, and other notes:
Basic information from State of Wisconsin1.
1 State of Wisconsin, Adjutant General's Office, and Chandler P. Chapman, Adj. Gen., Roster of Wisconsin Volunteers, War of the Rebellion, 1861-1865, 2 volumes, Madison: Democrat Printing Co., State Printers, 1886, Vol. 1, pp. 533 - 536 [AotW citation 10457]
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