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James McKay Rorty
Birth: Jun. 11, 1837
Death: Jul. 3, 1863
Gettysburg
Adams County
Pennsylvania, USA

Civil War Union Army Officer. Served as commander of Battery B, 1st New York Volunteer Light Artillery. He was killed repulsing Pickett's Charge on July 3, 1863, during the Battle of Gettysburg. His old headstone became weathered, and was replaced by a new one provided by the Irish Brigade Association. (bio by: Ethan F. Bishop) 
 
Burial:
Calvary Cemetery
Woodside
Queens County
New York, USA
Plot: Section 5, Range 14, Plot U, Grave 9
 
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Record added: Dec 07, 2001
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- Rebecca Marden
 Added: Dec. 13, 2014
Do not be amazed at this, for the hour is coming in which all those in the memorial tombs will hear his voice and come out. John 5:28, 29 please check out...
- JW.org
 Added: Sep. 28, 2014
Rest in Peace, beloved soldier. See you in Heaven.
- Mary
 Added: Aug. 1, 2014
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