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Federal (USV)


Owen Connery

Home State: New York

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 63rd New York Infantry

Before Antietam

He was 20 years old at enlistment. He mustered in as private, Company I, on September 20, 1861. Transferred to Company C in January or February, 1862.

On the Campaign

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

The rest of the War

Transferred to Company B on June 12, 1863. He was discharged for disability on January 9, 1864, at Convalescent Camp, Va., as Conroy. His name is also borne as Conrey.

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 2328]