(c. 1837 - 1862)
Home State: Pennsylvania
Branch of Service: Infantry
A 24 year old farmer in Indiana County, he mustered into service as Sergeant, Company B, 11th Pennsylvania Reserves on 10 June 1861.
On the Campaign
He was wounded in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was promoted to First Sergeant on 17 November, but was killed at Fredericksburg, VA on 13 December 1862.
References & notes
12/13/1862; Fredericksburg, VA; burial in Fredericksburg National Cemetery, Fredericksburg, VA
1 Bates, Samuel Penniman, History of the Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-65, Harrisburg: State of Pennsylvania, 1868-1871 [AotW citation 11127]
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 22832]