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Federal (USV)


Patrick Lyddan

(? - 1862)

Home State: Maryland

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 5th Maryland Infantry

Before Antietam

He enlisted in Company F, 5th Maryland Infantry on 11 January 1862.

On the Campaign

He was mortally wounded by gunshot in action on 17 September 1862 at Antietam.

The rest of the War

He was admitted to the US Army hospital at the City Hotel in Frederick, MD on 28 September but died of wounds at 1pm on 30 October 1862.

References & notes

Service information from Wilmer.1 Wound and hospital details from the Patient List,1 as Patrick Lyddon.


10/30/1862; Frederick, MD


1   Wilmer, L. Allison, and J.H. Jarrett, George H. Vernon, State Commissioners, History and Roster of Maryland Volunteers, War of 1861-5, Baltimore: Press of Guggenheimer, Weil & Co., 1898, Vol. 1, pg. 204  [AotW citation 14351]

2   National Museum of Civil War Medicine, and Terry Reimer, Frederick Patient List, Published 2018, first accessed 17 September 2018, <>, Source page: patient #479  [AotW citation 22262]