I am new to the group. Thanks. I joined because myself and my wife came across the discharge paper of a soldier of the 28th Infantry Regiment, Private Richard H. McKenney from an antique dealer in Virginia. The discharge paper is from August 1863. We wanted to know more about him. Also, if anyone has information or a picture of him, we’re interested in him. Thanks.
Here is a card from the Maine State Archives summarizing the service of Richard Henry McKenney:
His obituary appeared in the 17 Feb. 1910 issue of Maine Woods and Maine Sportsman: