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Federal (USV)


Thomas Kearn

Home State: Rhode Island

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 4th Rhode Island Infantry

Before Antietam

He enlisted on 24 September 1861 in Company I, 4th Rhode Island Infantry in Providence.

On the Campaign

He was wounded in action on 17 September 1862.

The rest of the War

He was sent to a hospital in Philadelphia, PA by 22 December 1862. He transferred 15 February 1864 to the Veteran Reserve Corps, and mustered out on 15 October 1864.

References & notes

Basic information from Dyer1.


1   Dyer, Elisha, Annual Report of the Adjutant General of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations for the Year 1865 (corrected), 2 Volumes, Providence: E.L. Freeman & Son, 1893, Vol. 1, pp. 277 - 286  [AotW citation 14065]