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William P. Hogarty
Hogarty, William Patrick c1898 MoH public domain image.jpg
Hogarty in c. 1898
Born February 16, 1840 (1840-02-16)
New York, New York
Died October 23, 1914 (1914-10-24) (aged 74)
Stillwater, Oklahoma
Buried
Quindaro Cemetery, Kansas City, Kansas
Allegiance  United States
Service/branch  United States Army
Years of service 1861 - 1863, 1865 - 1870
Rank Second lieutenant
Brevet Captain
Unit New York Company D, 23rd New York Infantry Regiment
United States Battery B, 4th U.S. Artillery
Battles/wars Battle of Antietam
Battle of Fredericksburg
American Civil War
Awards Medal of Honor ribbon.svg Medal of Honor

William Patrick Hogarty (February 16, 1840 - October 23, 1914) was an American soldier who fought in the American Civil War. Hogarty received his country's highest award for bravery during combat, the Medal of Honor. Hogarty's medal was won for his actions during two battles, in the Battle of Antietam, Maryland on September 17, 1862, and the Battle of Fredericksburg, Virginia on December 13, 1862. He was honored with the award on June 22, 1891.

Hogarty born in New York City, and joined the 23rd New York Infantry from Elmira, New York in May 1861. He was discharged in January 1863, but was commissioned as a second lieutenant with the Veteran Reserve Corps two years later. Despite his disability, he continued serving in the Army until retiring in December 1870.

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