(c. 1829 - 1862)
Home State: Pennsylvania
Branch of Service: Infantry
About age 33, from Rockdale, he enlisted on 4 August 1862 in Media and mustered as Corporal, Company D, 124th Pennsylvania Infantry on 9 August in Harrisburg.
On the Campaign
He was mortally wounded in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was treated at the Line Farm field hospital near Sharpsburg but died there of wounds on 21 September 1862.
References & notes
09/21/1862; Sharpsburg, MD; burial in Calvary Episcopal Cemetery, Aston Mills, PA
1 Bates, Samuel Penniman, History of the Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-65, Harrisburg: State of Pennsylvania, 1868-1871 [AotW citation 11139]
2 Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, Adjutant General's Office, Register of Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-1865, 16 volumes, Harrisburg [AotW citation 23791]
3 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. 178 [AotW citation 23792]