124th Regiment, N.Y. Volunteers,
Wounded in Battle of Chancellorsville, Va., May 3, 1863
Wounded in Battle of The Wilderness, Va., May 5, 1864,
where he was taken prisoner;
Paroled and returned to Annapolis;
Mustered out by Order 77.
" Cornelius Crans, who was the disabled veteran that Horace Greeley made a speech for in 1868"
CRANS, CORNELIUS.—Age 28 years. Enlisted, August 19, 1862, Wallkill, New York, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. K, 124th Infantry, September 5, 1862; wounded in action, May 3, 1863, at Chancellorsville, Va.; wounded and captured in action, May 6, 1864,
at the Wilderness, Va.; paroled prior to October, 1864; mustered
out, to date June 3, 1865, at New York city.
New York, USA
Created by: Bev
Record added: Dec 24, 2004
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