Michael Corcoran was an Irish American general in the Union Army during the American Civil War and a close confidant of President Abraham Lincoln. As its colonel, he led... Wikipedia
- Nickname(s): "Mick"
- Born: September 21, 1827, County Sligo, Ireland
- Died: December 22, 1863, Fairfax, Virginia
- Place of burial: Calvary Cemetery, Woodside, New York
- Allegiance: United States of America, Union
- Service/branch: United States Army, Union Army
- Years of service: 1861–1863
- Rank: Brigadier General
- Commands held: 69th New York Militia, "The Irish Brigade"
- Battles/wars: American Civil War, First Battle of Bull Run, Battle of Deserted House, Siege of Suffolk
- Data source: DuckDuckGo