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Federal (USV)


William Manahan

Home State: New York

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 82nd New York Infantry (2nd Militia)

Before Antietam

Age 24, he enlisted in Washington, DC, and mustered as a Private in Company H, 82nd New York Infantry on 20 June 1861.

On the Campaign

He was probably mortally wounded in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862, with no later military record.

References & notes

His service from the State of New York,1 which has nothing for him after Antietam; also as William Monaghan.


1   State of New York, Adjutant-General, Annual Report of the Adjutant General of the State of New York [year]: Registers of the [units], 43 Volumes, Albany: James B. Lyon, State Printer, 1893-1905, Issue 20 (for the year 1899)  [AotW citation 8441]