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Federal (USV)


John H. McLaughlin

(? - 1862)

Home State: Pennsylvania

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 6th Pennsylvania Reserves

Before Antietam

He mustered as Private, Company D, 6th Pennsylvania Reserves on 24 April 1861.

On the Campaign

He was killed in action on South Mountain, MD on 14 September 1862.

References & notes

Burial information from the Antietam Cemetery History,1 which has him in the 100th PA Infantry. Service from Bates.2 His gravesite is on Findagrave.


09/14/1862; South Mountain, MD; burial in Antietam National Cemetery, Sharpsburg, MD


1   Antietam National Cemetery, Board of Trustees, History of Antietam National Cemetery, Baltimore: John W. Woods, Steam Printer, 1869  [AotW citation 3892]

2   Bates, Samuel Penniman, History of the Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-65, Harrisburg: State of Pennsylvania, 1868-1871, Vol. I, pg. 709  [AotW citation 21523]