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Federal (USV)


John Cooney

(c. 1833 - ?)

Home State: New York

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 69th New York Infantry

Before Antietam

Age 28, he enlisted in New York City to serve three years, and mustered in as Private, Company B, 69th New York Infantry on 17 September 1861.

On the Campaign

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

The rest of the War

He reenlisted on 22 February 1864. He was captured in action at Reams' Station, VA on 25 August 1864, and paroled, date not given.

References & notes

Service information from the Roster.1


c. 1833


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. 66  [AotW citation 18076]