Private Timothy Kelly, Co. K.

unioneagleTimothy Kelly was a soldier in Co. K of the 62d NYSV, who held the rank of Private. He was wounded at Malvern Hill (July 1, 1862), Fredericksburg (December 11-15 , 1862) and at Chancellorsville (May 5, 1863). One of these wounds is recorded as a slight face wound. Not much more is known about Timothy Kelly.

An existent Provost Marshal’s Office document relating to Timothy Kelly reads;

“Provost Marshal’s Office,

Sixteenth Congressional District,

STATE OF NEW YORK.

Plattsburgh, N.Y. July 20 1863.

To Cham Trans Co.

Please furnish transportation from Plattsburgh to New York City for Timothy Kelly (Private Co. K 62d N. Y. Vol)

George Clendon Jr

Pro. Marshal”

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