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Federal (USV)


John T. Boyle

(1833 - 12)

Home State: Pennsylvania

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 96th Pennsylvania Infantry

Before Antietam

He enrolled on 23 September 1861 in Company D, 96th Pennsylvania Infantry, as Captain. He was wounded in action at Gaines’ Mill, VA on 27 June 1862.

The rest of the War

He mustered out with his Company on 21 October 1864.

References & notes

Basic information from Bates1. His presence on the Campaign from Colonel Cake’s Official Report. His gravesite is on Findagrave.




10/11/1912; burial in Presbyterian Cemetery, Pottsville, PA


1   Bates, Samuel Penniman, History of the Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-65, Harrisburg: State of Pennsylvania, 1868-1871, 96th Infantry  [AotW citation 15350]