Home State: New York
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 63rd New York Infantry
Age 21 at enlistment. Mustered in as corporal, Company C, on August 21, 1861. Promoted to sergeant, no date.
On the Campaign
Wounded in action, severely, leg and hand, on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
Discharged for wounds on November 29, 1862, at Harrisburg, Pa., as Greeves.
References & notes
Basic information from McLernon1. His name is also borne as Grives, and his name appears as Grieves in the casualty list.
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 2315]