Irish Brigade Monument
29th Massachusetts Infantry, 63rd New York Infantry 69th New York Infantry, 88th New York Infantry
IRISH BRIGADE AT ANTIETAM
BRIGADIER GENERAL THOMAS FRANCIS MEAGHER
Did You Know?
William McKinley served at Antietam as a Commissary Sergeant in the 23rd Ohio Infantry before becoming the nation’s 25th President. A monument to him at Antietam was dedicated in his memory on October 13, 1903, two years after he was assassinated.