(c. 1842 - 1862)
Home State: Pennsylvania
Branch of Service: Infantry
Age 19, from Centre County, he mustered into service as Private, Company E, 45th Pennsylvania Infantry on 15 September 1861.
On the Campaign
He was mortally wounded in action on at Fox's Gap on South Mountain on 14 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He died of wounds on 25 September 1862.
References & notes
09/25/1862; 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 11486]
2 Albert, Alan D., editor, and Comrades of the Regimental Association, History of the Forty-fifth Regiment, Pennsylvania Veteran Volunteer Infantry, 1861-1865, Williamsport (Pa): Grit Pub. Co., 1912, pg. 468 [AotW citation 23025]