Dennis J. Sullivan, Civil War Soldier


Dennis J. Sullivan
Born in Ireland,_Son of Dennis H. Sullivan,_by occupation a Farmer,_Unmarried,_at the age of 18 enlisted for nine months in the 46th Regiment of Infantry, Mass. Vols. Company D._Mustered into service September 25th, 1862.
He took part in all service until June 24th, 1863, when the regiment started from Newbern for Virginia and Maryland. At that time, although having been unwell for the last four days, he embarked with the rest; but he grew worse and was obliged to be landed and returned to Newbern._July 7th he left Newbern in the steamer S.R. Spaulding and arrived in Chicopee, via Boston, on the 11th, under orders to report on the arrival of the regiment.
Mustered out of service July 29th, 1863, at Springfield, Mass.


ca. 1861-1865


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