HOGARTY, WILLIAM P. - Medal of Honor Recipient


Rank and organization:   Private, Company D, 23d New York Infantry. Place and date: At Antietam, Md., 17 September 1862. At Fredericksburg, Va., 13 December 1862.

Entered service at:   ?.

Birth:   New York, N.Y. Date of issue: 22 June 1891.

Citation:   Distinguished gallantry in actions while attached to Battery B, 4th U.S. Artillery; lost his left arm at Fredericksburg.

This data was extracted from the Committee on Veterans' Affairs, U.S. Senate, Medal of Honor Recipients: 1863-1973 (Washington, D.C.: Government Printing Office, 1973)