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Federal (USV)


Robert Christie

Home State: New York

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 63rd New York Infantry

Before Antietam

Age 17 at enlistment, he mustered in as musician, Company C, on August 21, 1861. Returned to company as a private, no date.

On the Campaign

Wounded in action, slightly, abdomen, on 17 September 1862.

The rest of the War

Discharged for wounds on November 29, 1862, at Harrisburg, Pa. His name is also borne as Cristie.

References & notes

Basic information from McLernon1.


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 2325]