17.7.2017

    Other Irish born or Irish American soldiers of interest found in course of my research. Various wars.


Pvte. Simon Gavin Co. C. 15th. Conn.Vols Co.Dublin.
1st Sergt. James S. Roantree M.O.H. U.S. Marines 1854-1871 Co.Dublin
Lieut. Michael Murphy U.S.Navy Seal. Parents Irish American with links to Co. Derry, Antrim and Cork. U.S.S.Michael Murphy DDG 112 named in honour of. (Afghanistan War).
General St. Clair Augustine Mulholland 116th P.V.I. Irish Brigade. Born Lisburn Co.Antrim. (Union Army Civil War)
Colonel Dennis Heenan 116th P.V.I. and Irish Brigade. Born Borrisokane Co Tipperary. (Union Army Civil War).

  Brigadier General Michael Corcoran one time Colonel of the 69th New York Inf. born Ballymote Co. Sligo. (Union Army Civil War).

  Private John Lynn Portglenone Co. Derry. Co. I. 3rd. Penn Res. (Union Army Civil War).
           Sergt. Bernard Diamond V.C. Portglenone Co. Antrim. Royal Horse Artillery. (British Army in India)

  Corp. Bernard and Pvte. Hugh McAtamney Co. A. 55th Pa. Vol. Inf. Tirhugh townland Swatragh Maghera Co. Derry. (Union Army Civil War).
           Pvte. Francis McAtameny Co. F 28th. Regt. Pa. Vol. Inf. = Knapps Battery Light Inf. = Co. K 6th U.S. Regular Cav. Swatragh Co. Derry. (Union Army Civil War).
           Private John McQuillan Swatragh Maghera Co. Derry 5th West Va. Cavalry. (Union Army Civil War)

   Lieut.John J. Ferris Smuldgeon Drumsurn Co.Derry. 19th. Mass. Vols. (Union Army Civil War).


  Capt. James McKay Rorty Irish Brigade Donegal town Co. Donegal. (Union Army Civil War).
           Lieut. William O'Donohue 4th New York Art. Co. Cork Ireland. (Union Army Civil War).

  Lieut. Peter Kelly 69th New Vol. Infantry from Straw Ballinascreen Draperstown Co. Derry. (Union Army Civil War).
           Capt Hugh Bradley 3rd. Pa. Vol. Inf. from Moyard Draperstown Co. Derry. His son Colonel Riley Bradley of Kentucky Derby fame. (Union Army Civil War).

  Some Irish born or Irish American soldiers from other regiments buried in Ireland or other places.

Pvte. William Hinfey Newbridge Co. Derry. Col. Edgars Co.Texas State Troopers, (Confederate Army Civil War).
Pvte. Daniel Murphy Co. Cork. 1st Va. Vols. (U.S. Reg. Army later Confederate Army, Texas Rangers later Texas State Troopers).
Pvte. Patrick Walsh Anahorish Toomebridge Co. Derry. Georgia Inf. McLeods Volunteers (Confederate Army Civil War)
Pvte. James Walsh (brother to Patrick above) Ballinderry Co. Derry. Georgia Vol. Inf. McLeods Volunteers. (Confederate Army Civil War)
Capt. Felix Donnelly Kennaght Desertmartin. Co. Derry N.J. Militia.
Pvte. Hugh McKeever Co. Fermanagh Capt. Burnetts Co. A. 10th Mich. Inf. (Confederate Army Civil War)
Capt. James Huston Coleraine Co. Derry 82nd N.Y. Vol. Inf. (Union Army Civil War)
James Devereux Co. Cork U.S. Navy.
Pvte James Francis Greyabbey Co. Down. Co. A. 69th N.Y. Inf. (Union Army Civil War)
Capt. James Capston Antrim Town Co. Antrim. 10th Va. Cavalry. (Confederate Army Civil War)
Rev James Bannon Roosky Co. Roscommon 1st. Missouri Brigade. (Confederate Army Civil War).
George and Robert Semple Straw Dungiven Co. Derry. (Mexican and later Union and Confederate Armies Civil War).
Capt. James Fleming Antrim Town Co. Antrim. 16th N.Y. Cav. (Union Army Civil War).
Capt. John C. Mitchel Co Down. 1st Carolina Artillery (Confederate Army Civil War).
Capt. James Mitchel S. Carolina Infantry & Pvte. William Mitchel 1st.Virginia Infantry. County Down (Confederate Army Civil War)
Cornet Llewellym Trathern Bassett Saunderson Co. Cavan. 11th Hussars (British Army then Confederate Army Civil War).
Pvte. Thomas Lindsay Murrell Mercers 6th. Tenn. Inf. (Confederate Army Civil War).
Pvte John Mulberry Co. D. 145th Pa.Inf.Co. Derry (Union Army Civil War)
Pvte. Joseph McGrinder Co. H. 97th Pa. and brother Pvte. James McGrinder Co. H 3rd. Pa Cavalry Plumbridge Co.Tyrone. (Union Army Civil War).
Corp. John Pigot Co. E. 42nd. New York Infantry Magherafelt Co. Derry.

  Some more Irish born or Irish American soldiers from other wars buried in Ireland or other places.

Cpl. Sean Philip Bancroft Belfast U.S. Marines (Vietnam War).
Cpl.Peter Mary Nee Co. Galway. U.S. Marines (Vietnam War).
Pvte William Tally Mallon Co.Tyrone (WW1 Europe).
Waggoner Patrick Hopper 8th Regt Cavalry. Co Leitrim. (Philippines War).

  Colonel John Haslet of the Delaware Regt. born Bovevagh Dungiven Co. Derry (War of Independence).
            General Daniel Morgan born Moydamlaght Draperstown (Ballinascreen) Co. Derry. (War of Independence).
            Adam Logue born Co. Derry.(War of Independence)