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Federal (USV)


Daniel McGowan

(? - 1864)

Home State: Massachusetts

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 15th Massachusetts Infantry

Before Antietam

Age 28, an operative from Blackstone on enlistment in July 1861 as Corporal. He was in Company K.

On the Campaign

He was wounded in action on 17 September 1862.

The rest of the War

Reenlisted 1 January 1864 as Sergeant. Killed in action at Spottsylvania, VA on 12 May 1864.

References & notes

Basic information from Commonwealth of Massachusetts1.


Date not known; Fall River, MA


05/12/1864; Spotsylvania, VA


1   Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Adjutant General, Massachusetts Soldiers, Sailors, and Marines in the Civil War, 8 Vols, Norwood (MA): Norwood Press, 1931-35, Vol. 2, pp. 200 - 203  [AotW citation 5965]