Galliger--4. Missing--Captain Michael Gerity, (supposed to be killed;) Sergeants: James J. Monaghan, Martin Ryan; Corporals: Charles C. Landers, Daniel Sullivan, Wm. Byrne; Privates: Frederick Boff Geo. Blake, Dennis Callegan, Thomas Carvey, Patrick Collins, James Connor, Michael Clancey, Cornelius Denneen, Terrance Traddy, Wm. Eavley, Adam Heydenhoff, Wm. Harding, James Gifford, Robert Hesey, James Geever, Daniel Mahoney, James McCaller, Patrick McManus, Thomas Murray, Andrew A. Olwell, Bernard Pegram, Eugene Sullivan, Peter West, William J. Walsh, William Wallace, Antoine Schlessinger--33.
The supposition that Captain Gerity is among the killed is well founded, though not fully authenticated.
He shouldered a musket, and was seen to be engaged in the conflict in person.
It is credited that he was killed pierced with several balls, and that his body was afterward terribly mutilated by passing cavalry of the enemy.
Sergeant Thomas Wright, of Company G, who was detailed on the isla