(1822 - 1878)
Home State: New York
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 69th New York Infantry
Age 39, he enlisted in New York City to serve three years, and mustered in as Private, Company C, 69th New York Infantry on 30 September 1861.
On the Campaign
He was wounded in the right thigh in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was discharged for wounds at Frederick, MD on 23 December 1862.
References & notes
1822 in IRELAND
11/21/1878; Jersey City, NJ; burial in Saint Peter's Cemetery, West New Brighton, Staten Island, NY
1 State of New York, Adjutant-General, Annual Report of the Adjutant General of the State of New York [year]: Registers of the [units], 43 Volumes, Albany: James B. Lyon, State Printer, 1893-1905, For the Year 1901, Ser. No. 28, pg. 51 [AotW citation 18068]
2 Nelson, John H., As Grain Falls Before the Reaper: The Federal Hospital Sites and Identified Federal Casualties at Antietam, Hagerstown: John H. Nelson, 2004, pg. 174 [AotW citation 18069]