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Federal (USV)


John Clarey

(? - 1862)

Home State: Pennsylvania

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 96th Pennsylvania Infantry

Before Antietam

He enlisted at Donaldson, PA on 23 September 1861 in Company H, 96th Pennsylvania Infantry.

On the Campaign

He was mortally wounded in action at Crampton’s Gap on 14 September 1862.

The rest of the War

He died at Burkittsville, MD of wounds on 12 October 1862.

References & notes

Basic information from Bates1.


10/12/1862; Bukittsville, MD


1   Bates, Samuel Penniman, History of the Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-65, Harrisburg: State of Pennsylvania, 1868-1871, 96th Infantry  [AotW citation 15377]