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Federal (USV)


William Taylor

Home State: New York

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 63rd New York Infantry

Before Antietam

He was in Company B.

On the Campaign

He was wounded in action on 17 September 1862.

References & notes

Basic information from McLernon1. Enlisted at New York City, to serve three years, and mustered in as sergeant, Company B, on August 14, 1861, age 31 years. Promoted to first sergeant, no date. Promoted to first lieutenant, Company C, on September 10, 1862. He was discharged on July 19, 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 2292]