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Gaffney, Peter (also Gaffeny, Peter), Pvt. Sergt. Co. H, 18th La. Inf. En. Nov. 19, 1861, New Orleans. Rolls from Nov., 1861, to Feb., 1862, Present. Rolls from May to Aug., 1862, Absent in New Orleans, La., on 30-day furlough, dated April 12, on account of wounds Recd. at Shiloh. Rolls from Jan. to June, 1863, Present. Roll for July and Aug., 1863, Present. Promoted from Pvt. to 5th Sergt., Aug. 1, 1863. Also appears in Co. E, Consolidated 18th Regt. and Yellow Jacket Battn. La. Inf. Roll for Jan. and Feb., 1864, Present. Appears on Roll of Prisoners of War, Paroled at Alexandria, La., June 7, 1865. Res. New Orleans, La.
Above from Records of Louisiana Confederate Soldiers by Andrew B. Booth
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