(1828 - 1863)
Home State: New York
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 63rd New York Infantry
Age 33 at enlistment. Mustered in as Corporal, Company E, on September 24, 1861. Captured in action on July 1, 1862, at Malvern Hill, Va. He was paroled, no date.
On the Campaign
Wounded in action, wrist, on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
Transferred to Company A on June 12, 1863. Captured in action on July 2, 1863, at Gettysburg, Pa. He died of disease on December 1, 1863, at Hospital No. 21, Richmond, Va.
References & notes
Basic information from McLernon1. His name is also borne as Lonney. His birth year estimated from age at enlistment.
12/01/1863; Richmond, VA
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 2352]