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69th New York Infantry

"Fighting 69th"

 

Commanding Officers at Antietam:
  LCol. James Kelly
  Maj. James Cavanagh

 

Arms:
   1842 Springfield

 

This Regiment's Chain of Command:
  Army - Army of the Potomac
  Corps - Second (II) Army Corps
  Division - 1st Division, II Corps
  Brigade - 2nd Brigade, 1st Division, II Corps


Statistics

Initial Strength: 317; Killed in Action (KIA): 44; Wounded (WIA): 152;
Losses, % of Initial Strength: 61.8%

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Battlefield Tablets for this Unit

Tablet #35: Second Army Corps - 15 Sep, 7 AM to 15 Sep, 8 PM
Tablet #34: Richardson's Division, Second Army Corps - 15 Sep, 8 PM to 17 Sep, 7 AM
Tablet #115: Second Army Corps - 15 Sep, 9 AM to 17 Sep, 7 AM
Tablet #46: Meagher's Brigade, Richardson's Division - 17 Sep, 10 AM to 17 Sep, 2 PM
Tablet #121: Army of the Potomac - 17 Sep, 8 AM to 17 Sep, 6 PM
Tablet #116, cont: Second Army Corps - 17 Sep, 9 AM to 17 Sep, 12 PM
Tablet #44: Richardson's Division, Second Army Corps - 17 Sep, 9 AM to 17 Sep, 2 PM

We have 41 individuals in the AotW database for this unit:

 

Co. Rank Name Casualty? Details*
ASgtBermingham, Richard H.WIA   09/17
APvtCallaghan, James WIA   09/17
BPvtBanset, Robert WIA   09/17
BPvtBrady, John KIA   09/17
BPvtCommerford, Daniel Died   09/20     We have some details for this person
BSgtCurley, John Died   10/28     We have some details for this person
BPvtMcQuade, Thomas Died   09/24     We have some details for this person
BPvtMurray, Michael Died   09/29     We have some details for this person
CSgtCanton, John J.KIA   09/17
CPvtCarroll, Edward WIA   09/17
CPvtClemens, Thomas KIA   09/17     We have some details for this person
CPvtKeelt, John Died   10/26     We have some details for this person
CPvtMcDevitt, Hugh Died   12/10     We have some details for this person
DPvtBuckley, Malachi WIA   09/17
DCorpCallahan, James KIA   09/17
DPvtLibby, John Died   00/00     We have some details for this person
DPvtO'Brien, Thomas Died   10/04     We have some details for this person
EPvtBaker, John WIA   09/17
EPvtBruen, Garrett WIA   09/17
EPvtBurns, Patrick WIA   09/17
FPvtBirch, James MWIA   09/17
FPvtBrennan, George WIA   09/17
FPvtByrne, Patrick WIA   09/17
GPvtButler, James WIA   09/17
GCorpCallahan, Thomas WIA   09/17
GPvtGibney, Thomas Died   12/24     We have some details for this person
HPvtBray, George MWIA   09/17
HPvtBulger, Peter WIA   09/17
HPvtBurke, James WIA   09/17
HSgtCarney, Patrick H.WIA   09/17
HPvtMiller, Jeremiah Died   01/03     We have some details for this person
ISgtBritton, Edward MWIA   09/17
IPvtBurke, Walter Died   10/27     We have some details for this person
IPvtMagner, Edward Died   10/30     We have some details for this person
IPvtO'Neal, John Died   10/04     We have some details for this person
KPvtBennett, James MWIA   09/17
KPvtBurrison, William WIA   09/17
KPvtMcQueen, James Died   10/18     We have some details for this person
F&SMajCavanagh, James         We have some details for this person
F&SLColKelly, James WIA   09/17     We have some details for this person
UnkPvtSanber, J. B.Died   00/00

 

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