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McGONNIGLE, ANDREW

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While acting as chief quartermaster of Gen. Sheridan's forces operating in the Shenandoah Valley, McGonnigle was severely wounded while voluntarily leading a brigade of infantry and was commended for the greatest gallantry by Gen. Sheridan.

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Service

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U.S. Army Captain & Assistant Quartermaster (highest rank: Colonel) U.S. Volunteers

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born

Civil War 1864 New York, New York

Citation

While acting as chief quartermaster of Gen. Sheridan's forces operating in the Shenandoah Valley, McGonnigle was severely wounded while voluntarily leading a brigade of infantry and was commended for the greatest gallantry by Gen. Sheridan.