Mustered into service as a Private on July 29th, 1861
Born 09 August 1838
Died 19 May 1925
Buried National Soldiers Home Cemetery, Tippecanoe County Indiana
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Private McNees came down with "remittent" fever soon after arriving in Washington D.C. in the fall of 1861. He returned to duty in February of 1862. Records show he was discharged for disability in the summer of 1863.
He filed for a pension in August of 1863.