(1840 - 1896)
Home State: Pennsylvania
Branch of Service: Infantry
He worked as a lumber teamster and farmhand before he mustered into service in Company H, 6th Pennsylvania Reserve Infantry on 22 April 1861.
On the Campaign
He was wounded in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
Absent, in hospital, at muster out in Washington, DC on 28 June 1864.
After the War
He bought a farm near Keeneyville, Tioga County, PA in May 1875, and was there for the rest of his life.
References & notes
Basic information from Bates1. Further details from family genealogists. Thanks to Steve Maczuga for publishing Bates' information in his excellent database.
12/12/1840; Granville Township, PA
11/30/1896 Keeneyville, PA; burial in Union Cemetery, Middlebury Township, PA