(c. 1828 - 1862)
Home State: Pennsylvania
Branch of Service: Infantry
A 33 year old chandler in Reading, he enlisted there on 20 August 1861, and mustered as Private, Company B, 50th Pennsylvania Infantry on 16 September in Harrisburg.
On the Campaign
He was killed in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
References & notes
09/17/1862 Sharpsburg, 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 11539]
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 23088]
3 Antietam National Cemetery, Board of Trustees, History of Antietam National Cemetery, Baltimore: John W. Woods, Steam Printer, 1869 [AotW citation 4146]