(c. 1838 - 1862)
Home State: Pennsylvania
Branch of Service: Infantry
A 23 year old teacher, he enlisted in Franklin County on 4 April 1862 and mustered into service as Private, Company F, 107th Pennsylvania Infantry on 5 April in Harrisburg.
On the Campaign
He was mortally wounded in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He died of wounds on 2 October 1862 near Sharpsburg, MD.
References & notes
10/02/1862; Sharpsburg, MD; burial in Bethel Church Cemetery, Chambersburg, PA
1 Bates, Samuel Penniman, History of the Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-65, Harrisburg: State of Pennsylvania, 1868-1871 [AotW citation 10895]
2 Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, Adjutant-General, Pennsylvania Civil War Veterans' Card File, 1861-1866, Published <2005, first accessed 01 July 2005, <http://www.digitalarchives.state.pa.us/archive.asp?view=ArchiveIndexes&ArchiveID=17> [AotW citation 23743]