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Federal (USV)


Timothy Murphy

Home State: New York

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 63rd New York Infantry

Before Antietam

He was in Company A.

On the Campaign

He was wounded in action on 17 September 1862.

References & notes

Basic information from McLernon1. He was 32 years old when he enlisted in New York City in August 1861. He was promoted from Sergeant to First Sergeant on 5 August 1862. He was promoted to 2nd Lieutenant in October to date from 17 September, but cashiered 25 May 1863.


1   McLernon, Robert, Casualty List, 63rd New York Volunteer Infantry, Meagher's Irish Brigade, Antietam, Maryland; September 17, 1862, Springfield (Va): R. McLernon, 2001  [AotW citation 2212]