LTC Joseph A McLean
Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA
|Death||30 Aug 1862 (aged 39)
Prince William County, Virginia, USA
|Cenotaph||Reading, Berks County, Pennsylvania, USA|
|Plot||56 section B|
|Memorial ID||23573623 ·|
Lieutenant Colonel Joseph A. McLean killed while leading the 88th Rect. P.V. in the 2nd Battle of Bull Run August 30 1862. As his men bent over him to carry him away he said "Boys drop me and save yourselves. I am dying." Buried on the field where he fell among the many marked "unknown". Aged 39 years.
His wife Elizabeth B McLean Born August 14 1826 Died August 2 1916
- Maintained by: Becca Hallock-Wolff
- Originally Created by: pat callahan
- Added: 26 Dec 2007
- Find A Grave Memorial 23573623
Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for LTC Joseph A McLean (22 May 1823–30 Aug 1862), Find A Grave Memorial no. 23573623, citing Charles Evans Cemetery, Reading, Berks County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Becca Hallock-Wolff (contributor 46880742) .