(c. 1841 - 1862)
Home State: Pennsylvania
Branch of Service: Infantry
Age 21, he enlisted on 6 August 1862 in Parkersburg and mustered as Private, Company K, 124th Pennsylvania Infantry on 14 August in Harrisburg.
On the Campaign
He was mortally wounded by a gunshot in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was admitted to a US Army hospital in Frederick, MD on 28 September and died there of his wounds on 30 September 1862.
After the War
He was reinterred from his original burial in Frederick to the National Cemetery in about 1867.
References & notes
09/30/1862; Frederick, MD; burial in Antietam National Cemetery, Sharpsburg, MD
1 Bates, Samuel Penniman, History of the Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-65, Harrisburg: State of Pennsylvania, 1868-1871 [AotW citation 11149]
2 Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, Adjutant General's Office, Register of Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-1865, 16 volumes, Harrisburg [AotW citation 23778]
3 National Museum of Civil War Medicine, and Terry Reimer, Frederick Patient List, Published 2018, first accessed 17 September 2018, <http://www.civilwarmed.org/explore/primary-sources/databases/frederickpatient/>, Source page: patient #4.644 [AotW citation 23779]