The Gallant 69th PA Volunteers at Gettysburg and Beyond

Caption: (above) Officers and staff of the 69th PA Volunteers. – Library of Congress  Irish patriots—Valiant at Gettysburg By Kerry L Bryan  This year we mark the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Gettysburg, that critical clash between the Army of Northern… Continue Reading

Patriot Action—My Great-Grandfather Color Sergeant David Kiniry, Company C of the 69th Pennsylvania Volunteers

Irish patriots—Valiant at Gettysburg By Karen Kiniry Hneleski with William F. Kiniry Jr. My father, who would have been 106 years old this December, told how he shared a bed in the family home with his grandfather, David Kiniry, and… Continue Reading