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The following are stories/information/photographs/family connections about some of the men of the Ninth.
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Pvt Levi S. Drew

Private Levi S. Drew

Levi S. Drew of Bridgeport enlisted in the Ninth regiment on September 21, 1861 and was mustered on October 1, as a member of Company I. With experience dealing with horses as a hostler he frequently served as a courier for Col Cahill. On one occasion his horse slipped on the stones in the streets of New Orleans and he was thrown and injured. Fully recovered, he served out his term and was discharged on October 26, 1864 and died in 1886. His descendants include the Rev Lou Drew of New Hampshire and his brother from Rhode Island.

 
Pvt Albert Andrews
Pvt Josiah Barker
Sergeant William Brown
Capt Thomas Coates
Cpl Michael Coen
Sgt Michael Cronan
Lt John Curtis
Pvt Levi S. Drew
Lt Col Richard FitzGibbon
Private Patrick Flanagan
Capt Patrick Garvey
Lt William Gleeson
Capt James Graham
Lt Col John G Healy
Capt James Hennessey
Pvt Martin Joyce
Pvt Patrick Kane
Lt. Joseph Lawlor
Pvt John Marlow
Capt Michael McCarten
Sgt James T. Mullen
Capt Lawrence O'Brien
Lt William O'Keefe
Sgt Phillip Reilley
Lt Christian Streit

 


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