FEGAN, Michael

WI 15th Inf Co I. Residence: Cairo, Illinois. Civil War: Enlisted for three years on 14 Sep 1862 at Cairo, Illinois. Private. Captured by the enemy at New Hope Church, Georgia, on 27 May 1864 and died of diarrhea in Andersonville Prison on 2 Oct 1864. Buried there in grave 10,234. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 259-2; red book vol 20 p130) (Ager p60, e51) (Buslett p587) (GPO p67) (Meeker) (Prisoners who died at Andersonville Prison”, Atwater Report, publ 1865) “Fagan, Michael” “Fagam, Michael” “Figen, Martin”