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John D. McCarthy, Civil War Soldier

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Title

John D. McCarthy, Civil War Soldier

Subject

United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865

Description

John D. McCarthy
Born in Ireland_Son of Dan. McCarthy_By occupation a Clerk_Single_At the age of 22 on 19 Aug., 1862, enlisted for 3 years in the 37th Reg. Mass. Vol. Inf._Mustered 20 Aug. and assigned to Company “K”_Rank Private with no subsequent changes.
Soon after enlistment he was detailed for duty as clerk and {???} to his company commander, in which capacity he served till October 1863, at which time while his Reg. was on duty in N.Y. City he deserted.

Source

Soldier's Record, Town of Chicopee

Date

ca. 1861-1865

Rights

Public Domain

Type

Text

Identifier

SR-214.1

Coverage

Chicopee (Mass.)

Files

SR-214.1.jpg

Citation

“John D. McCarthy, Civil War Soldier,” Chicopee Archives Online, accessed December 2, 2016, http://www.chicopeepubliclibrary.org/archives/items/show/2671.