(1843 - 1917)
Home State: Pennsylvania
Branch of Service: Infantry
He mustered into service as Private, Company E, 111th Pennsylvania Infantry on 2 November 1861.
On the Campaign
He was wounded by gunshot to his left arm in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was treated at a US Army hospital in Frederick, MD beginning 24 October, detailed as a cook there on 12 November, and transferred to Baltimore on 7 March 1863. He transferred to the Veteran Reserve Corps on 1 May 1864.
After the War
He was a farmer in Erie County.
References & notes
07/23/1843 in PA
03/31/1917 Girard, PA; burial in Girard Cemetery, Girard, PA
1 Bates, Samuel Penniman, History of the Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-65, Harrisburg: State of Pennsylvania, 1868-1871 [AotW citation 10940]
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 #158 [AotW citation 21716]