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Federal (USV)


Timothy Kearns

(? - 1862)

Home State: New York

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 63rd New York Infantry

Before Antietam

Age 27 at enlistment as "William Gallagher", he mustered in as private, Company K, on September 25, 1861.

On the Campaign

He was killed in action on 17 September 1862.

References & notes

Basic information from McLernon1. His correct name is Timothy Kearns, and it appears that way in the casualty list.


09/17/1862; Sharpsburg, MD


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 2457]