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Massachusetts in the US Civil War (USA) 1861-1865

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  • Capt. William Henry McCartney, (USA) (1834 - 1894)
    Commissioned an officer in the Massachusetts 1st Light Artillery Battery on 18 May 1861. Mustered out on 02 Aug 1861 at Camp Clare, Baltimore, MD. Commissioned an officer in the Massachusetts 1st Light...
  • Pvt. John Phee, (USA) (c.1827 - 1885)
    He was in the Civil War, in Company H, 2nd Regiment, Massachusetts Cavalry, fighting for the Union. Film number: M544 roll 13. He enlisted on 20 Jun 1863 and mustered out on 20 Jul 1865 at Fairfax Cour...
  • Brevet Brig. Gen. Charles F. Adams, Jr. (USA) (1836 - 1915)
    He was cited by Brevet (Brigadier General) for "distinguished gallantry and efficiency at the battles of Secessionville, SC, South Mountain and Antietam, MD, and for meritorious service during the War"...
  • Pvt. Theodore Franklin Corey (USA) (1836 - 1898)
    Theodore Corey enlisted in Company B, Massachusetts 44th Infantry Regiment on 12 Sep 1862. Mustered out on 18 Jun 1863 at Readville, MA. He was a Private. In Company B. Enlisted from Brighton. ...
  • Col. Robert Gould Shaw (USA) (1837 - 1863)
    Robert Gould Shaw (1837-1863) was the colonel in command of the all-black 54th Regiment, which entered the American Civil War in 1863. He was killed in a failed attempt to capture Fort Wagner, near Cha...

This project is used to relate all units from Massachusetts who served in the Union Army.