The Irish in the American Civil War

Irish Generals of the Civil War
 

 

Irish in the Union

Connecticut

NINTH REGIMENT C. V. "THE IRISH REGIMENT"

Delaware

Mulligan's (Milligan's) Independent Cavalry Company

Illinois

McClellan's Dragoons
O'Harnett's Independent Cavalry Company
23rd Regiment Infantry "Irish Brigade"
 

Indiana

35th Indiana Volunteer Infantry "1st Irish"

35th Indiana Volunteer Infantry - "First Irish", Co A
35th Indiana Volunteer Infantry - "First Irish", Co B

Illinois

Col. James A. Mulligan

Massuchusetts

28th Mass. Vol. Infantry

Missouri

Irish Dragoons - Naughton's Cavalry Company
Battle of Springfield
The Battle of Springfield 1861; Zagonyi's Charge

New York

155th New York Volunteer Infantry

Michael Corcoran

Ohio

8th Ohio Volunteers - A Brief History

Pennsylvania

116th Pennsylvania

 

The Irish Brigade

The Irish at Gettysburg

THE IRISH BRIGADE

The Irish Brigade (Wikipedia)

Background of the Irish Brigade Flag

THE HONOURABLE SOCIETY OF THE IRISH BRIGADE

Irish Brigrade Monument - Antietam

Irish Brigade Monument - Gettysburg

The Irish Brigade at Fredericksburg

The Irish Brigade at Gettysburg

 

David Kincaid the Irish Volunteer
Songs of the Irish Union Soldier 1861-65

Patrick Monaghan
Medal of Honor Recipient
Great-grandfather of Div. 61 member Bill "Ernie" Lavelle

General James Shields

 

Irish in the Confederacy

Alabama

8th Alabama - Emerald Guard

Mine Creek Battlefield

Louisiana

Wheat's Tigers

Louisian Tigers


1st Louisiana Special Battalion 

Tennessee

10th Tennessee - Sons of Erin
The Battle of Raymond
The Ties That Bind: McGavock and Griffin

 

Texas

 

Phillips Legion Infantry - Co F - The Lochrane Guards

Virginia

1st Virginia Montgomery Guard at MineCreek

Individuals

Patrick Cleburne - "Stonewall of the West" (1828-1864)
Patrick Ronayne Cleburne
Patrick Cleburne - Biography
The Battle of Jonesboro
The Battle of Franklin

Lt. Richard w. Dowling
Richard W. Dowling website
Richard W. Dowling - Biography

Father John B. Bannon, and St. Louis Irish Confederates

Pro-Irish Confederate Editorial - Richmond Examiner, May 29, 1863

Battles

The Battle of Front Royal

The Battle of Sabine Pass


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