91st PA: Patrick McDonough

Patrick McDonough

Before the war

He was born in 1833/34 (3 (27 in 1861)). He was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (3).

Description

When he enlisted, he was 5 feet 4-1/2 inches tall, and had a darkish complexion, grey eyes, and dark hair (3).

During the war

He enlisted and was mustered into service on 2 December 1861 (1, 3). He was enlisted for three years, at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, by Lieutenant Black (3). He was mustered in as a private in company H (1, 4). He had rifle number 39 (3).

He was discharged at Camp Stanton, Washington, DC, on 27 March 1862 on surgeon's certificate of disability (1, 2, 3). He was a private, in company H (4).

Sources

1 Bates, Samuel Penniman. History of Pennsylvania volunteers, 1861-5. Harrisburg: B. Singerly, state printer, 1869-71. 5 volumes. 'Ninety-first regiment', volume 3, pages 186-233. (In the roster) (Patrick McDonough)

2 company H, register of men discharged, #12 (Patrick McDonough)

3 company H, descriptive roll, #83 (Patrick McDonough)

4 index to compiled service records of volunteer Union soldiers who served in organizations from the state of Pennsylvania (Patrick McDonough)

Sources checked unsuccessfully

pension index, by name
Ancestry index (accessed March 2007)

index to compiled service records

[index to compiled service records of volunteer Union soldiers who served in organizations from the state of Pennsylvania]
[transcribed 6 January 2015, from Fold3]


McDonough, Patrick
Co. H, 91 Pennsylvania Inf.
Pvt. | Pvt.
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