(c. 1842 - ?)
Home State: New York
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 9th New York Infantry
Age 19 years. Enlisted August 12, 1861 at New York City as Private, Company B to serve two years. He was promoted Corporal on May 1, 1862.
On the Campaign
In his after-action report, Colonel Kimball said "I cannot close this report without calling your special attention to ... Sergeants Dews, Whitney (wounded), and Schmidt; Corporals Farrell (wounded) Cornell and Roberts, Company B..."
The rest of the War
He transferred to Company K, Third Infantry, May 6, 1863 and was discharged 12 August 1863.
References & notes
Service data from State of New York1.