(1839 - 1913)
Home State: Michigan
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 8th Michigan Infantry
From Genesee County, he enlisted in Company A, Eighth Michigan Infantry on August 3, 1861 at Flint, for 3 years, age 20 [sic]. Mustered on September 23, 1861.
On the Campaign
He was wounded and captured in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was paroled after Antietam, then on duty with the Twentieth Infantry from January 1, 1864, to March 1, 1864. He was discharged at the expiration of his term of service on September 23, 1864.
After the War
He was in Elba Township, Lapeer County at the state-wide Veteran's census of 1894.
References & notes
05/07/1839 in NY
12/17/1913 Hadley, MI; burial in Goodrich Cemetery, Goodrich, MI
1 State of Michigan, Office of the Adjutant General, and George H. Brown, Adjutant General; George H. Turner, Asst. AG, compiler, Record of Service of Michigan Volunteers in the Civil War, 1861-1865, 46 volumes, Kalamazoo: Ihling Bros. & Everard, 1904-1915, Vol. 8 [AotW citation 10730]