|Birth: ||Nov. 24, 1845|
|Death: ||May 31, 1864|
District Of Columbia, USA
Co. D, 88th Pennsylvania Infantry. Mortally wounded May 8, 1864 at Laurel Hill, Battle of Spotsylvania Court House.
The son of James & Susan Young Irvin, in 1860, he was a farmer living with and/or working for the John Nisley family in Silver Spring Township, Cumberland County. He stood 5' 4" tall and had light hair and hazel eyes.
A Civil War veteran, he enlisted and mustered into federal service at Philadelphia December 2, 1861, as a private with Co. E, 88th Pennsylvania Infantry, overstating his age by two years. He later transfered to Co. D Wounded May 8, 1864, at the battle of Laurel Hill, he succumbed to his wounds three weeks later.
Thanks to Findagrave.com contributor, Dennis Brandt for providing additional information.
James Irvin (1822 - 1911)
Susan Young Irvin (1822 - 1901)
John A. Irvin (1845 - 1864)
James M Irvin (1852 - 1873)*
Saint Johns Cemetery
Plot: Sect. A#492
GPS (lat/lon): 40.2317, -76.95605
Created by: Todd Leiss
Record added: Nov 28, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 81122155