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From: "" <>
Subject: Re: Mulligan Council #478
Date: Wed, 07 Aug 2002 03:34:39 -0500
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Here's another one.
Illinois Immigrant Heroes of the Civil War
< http://www.lib.niu.edu/ipo/ihy940232.html >

"" wrote:
>
> I did a search for "Colonel Mulligan" using Copernic, and quite a few web
> sites came up. Perhaps the Col. Mulligan Council #478 was similar to modern
> day VFW posts.
>
> Colonel Mulligan led the 23rd Infantry Illinois Volunteers during the Civil War.
> Per the various web sites, this group was known as the "Irish Brigade."
>
> Here are some web sites, concerning Colonel Mulligan.
>
> http://www.rootsweb.com/~ilcivilw/history/023.htm
>
> Colonel Mulligan is buried at Calvary Cemetery.
> http://www.graveyards.com/calvary/mulligan.html
>
> http://www.digitalhistory.com/schools/BattleofLexingtonStateHistoricSite/pricemul.htm
>
> http://home.earthlink.net/~earthalive/AARLeetown.html
>
> http://www.rootsweb.com/~ilcivilw/history/c01cav.htm
>
> http://www.gcpress.wvweb.net/fort-mulligan.html
>
> wrote:
> >
> > In my ggrandfather's obituary from 1907, it stated he was a member of Col.
> > Mulligan Council #478, National Union. Does anyone know what kind of union
> > this was? He imigrated to Chicago in 1880 from Tipperary, Ireland. Mary in
> > ILL.
> >
> > ==============================
> > To join Ancestry.com and access our 1.2 billion online genealogy records, go to:
> > http://www.ancestry.com/rd/redir.asp?targetid=571&sourceid=1237
>
> ==============================
> To join Ancestry.com and access our 1.2 billion online genealogy records, go to:
> http://www.ancestry.com/rd/redir.asp?targetid=571&sourceid=1237


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