Home State: Pennsylvania
Branch of Service: Infantry
He mustered into service in Company B, 11th Pennsylvania Infantry on 2 October 1861.
On the Campaign
He was wounded in the right arm in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was treated at Camp Curtin, Harrisburg, PA. He was captured in action at Weldon Railroad, VA on 19 August 1864 and released on 28 February 1865. He was discharged on 5 March 1865.
1 Bates, Samuel Penniman, History of the Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-65, Harrisburg: State of Pennsylvania, 1868-1871 [AotW citation 11022]
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. 129 [AotW citation 16332]