Home State: Pennsylvania
Branch of Service: Infantry
He mustered into service in Company A on 23 January 1861.
On the Campaign
He was wounded in the head in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was treated at the Smoketown Hospital, Sharpsburg, and discharged on a Surgeon's Certificate of 9 April 1863.
1 Bates, Samuel Penniman, History of the Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-65, Harrisburg: State of Pennsylvania, 1868-1871 [AotW citation 10941]
2 Nelson, John H., As Grain Falls Before the Reaper: The Federal Hospital Sites and Identified Federal Casualties at Antietam, Hagerstown: John H. Nelson, 2004, pg. 152 [AotW citation 17040]