(1842 - 1922)
Home State: Pennsylvania
Command Billet: Company Officer
Branch of Service: Infantry
He was listed on the roster of the 61st Pennsylvania Infantry as 1st Lieutenant, Company A, in August 1861.
The rest of the War
At Spottsylvania Courthouse (May 12, 1864) he was First Lieutenant, Company H of the 61st. He was later awarded the Medal of Honor for action there. By the battle at Fort Stevens, ouside Washington DC (July 12, 1864) he was listed in command of the regiment - the position he held as the War ended for his unit at Appomatox in April 1865.
References & notes
Source of most bigraphical information is the Medal of Honor citation. The Company A roster kindly transcribed and posted online by Garth Donahue.
9/22/1842; Philadelphia, PA
8/15/1922 Philadelphia, PA; burial in Mount Peace Cemetery, Philadelphia, PA