(? - 1862)
Home State: Pennsylvania
Branch of Service: Infantry
He mustered into service as a Private in Company H, 8th Pennsylvania Reserves on 1 July 1861.
On the Campaign
He was mortally wounded by gunshot with compound fracture of his right knee in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
His leg was amputated at the thigh and he was admitted to a US Army hospital in Frederick, MD, but he died there of wounds on 2 October 1862. He was originally buried at Mt. Olivet Cemetery in Frederick, but was reinterred in the new National Cemetery in about 1867.
References & notes
10/03/1062; 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 11886]
2 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 #104 [AotW citation 22801]