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Michael Leary, Civil War Soldier

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Michael Leary
Born in Boston_Son of Michael Leary_by occupation a Tailor_Married_At the age of 29, on 11 August 1862, enlisted for 3 years in the 37th Reg. Massachusetts vol. Infantry_Mustered same date and assigned to company “K”.
Leary participated with his Regiment in all its operations. Was never sick or wounded. In July 1862 was furloughed for 10 days-
Discharged July 2, 1865, with his Regiment at Readville, Ms.
Died of smallpox in Chicopee, December 8, 1870


ca. 1861-1865


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“Michael Leary, Civil War Soldier,” Chicopee Archives Online, accessed November 29, 2015,