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Federal (USV)


Michael Hanbury

Home State: New York

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 63rd New York Infantry

Before Antietam

Age 31 at enlistment. Mustered in as corporal, Company H, on October 19, 1861. Promoted to sergeant, no date.

On the Campaign

He was wounded in action - shoulder - on 17 September 1862.

The rest of the War

Wounded in action, arm, on December 13, 1862, at Fredericksburg, Va. (the roster states December 16). Discharged for disability on January 23, 1863, at Convalescent Camp, Va.

References & notes

Basic information from McLernon1. He appears as Sergeant in the Antietam 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 2428]