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 Timothy Donoghue

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Timothy Donoghue

  • Birth 17 Mar 1825 County Tipperary, Ireland
  • Death 19 Mar 1908 Brooklyn, Kings County (Brooklyn), New York, USA
  • Burial Brooklyn, Kings County (Brooklyn), New York, USA
  • Plot St Michael Section, Range 32, Plot 28
  • Memorial ID 8204685

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. His true name was Timothy Donahue. He served as a Private in the Union Army in Company B, 69th New York Infantry. He was awarded the Medal of Honor for action on December 13, 1862 at Fredericksburg, Virginia. His citation reads "Voluntarily carried a wounded officer off the field from between the lines; while doing this he was himself wounded."

Bio by: Don Morfe


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: Don Morfe
  • Added: 24 Dec 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 8204685
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Timothy Donoghue (17 Mar 1825–19 Mar 1908), Find A Grave Memorial no. 8204685, citing Holy Cross Cemetery, Brooklyn, Kings County (Brooklyn), New York, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .