Mustered into service as a Private on July 29th, 1861
Died 07 February 1870
Private McGuire was wounded at the Battle of Gettysburg on July 1st, 1863 resulting in the loss of his left leg below the knee. He was discharged for disability on June 11th, 1864 holding the rank of Corporal.
He filed for a pension in August of 1864.
Unknown burial location.