Home State: Pennsylvania
Branch of Service: Infantry
He mustered into service as Corporal, Company E, 106th Pennsylvania Infantry on 28 August 1861.
On the Campaign
He was wounded by gunshot in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was treated at a US Army hospital in Frederick, MD from 25 to 30 September, when he was sent on to Philadelphia. He was discharged on 13 March 1863 for wounds.
1 Bates, Samuel Penniman, History of the Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-65, Harrisburg: State of Pennsylvania, 1868-1871 [AotW citation 10860]
2 National Museum of Civil War Medicine, and Terry Reimer, Frederick Patient List, Published 2018, first accessed 17 September 2018, <http://www.civilwarmed.org/explore/primary-sources/databases/frederickpatient/>, Source page: patient #4.553 [AotW citation 21528]