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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 >
> 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.
> Colonel Mulligan is buried at Calvary Cemetery.
> > 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.
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