(1843 - 1862)
Home State: Michigan
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 7th Michigan Infantry
From Climax, he enlisted in Company I, Seventh Michigan Infantry on 8 August 1861, at Galesburg, for 3 years, age 18.
On the Campaign
He was wounded by "a ball through his breast crosswise, not very bad" in action on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was hospitalized at Harrisburg, PA and discharged there on 15 November 1862, on account of wounds received in action at Antietam.
References & notes
1862; burial in Prairie Home Cemetery, Climax, MI
1 State of Michigan, Office of the Adjutant General, and George H. Brown, Adjutant General; George H. Turner, Asst. AG, compiler, Record of Service of Michigan Volunteers in the Civil War, 1861-1865, 46 volumes, Kalamazoo: Ihling Bros. & Everard, 1904-1915, Vol. 7, pp. 11 - 24 [AotW citation 12029]