(c. 1839 - 1863)
Home State: Ohio
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 7th Ohio Infantry
He enlisted in Company C, 7th Ohio Infantry on 20 June 1861 at age 22, and was appointed Sergeant on 20 November 1861.
On the Campaign
He was slightly wounded in action on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was promoted to 2nd Lieutenant on 6 November 1862. He was mortally wounded in action at Ringgold, GA on 27 November 1863, and died on 30 November.
References & notes
11/30/1863; burial in Hampton Cemetery, West Jefferson, OH
1 Wilson, Lawrence, and the Historical Committee of the Regimental Association, Itinerary of the Seventh Ohio Infantry 1861-1864, New York: The Neale Publishing Co., 1907, opposite pg. 414; pp. 640, 641 [AotW citation 13061]
2 State of Ohio, Roster Commission, Official Roster of the Soldiers of the State of Ohio in the War of the Rebellion, 1861-1866, 12 Volumes, Akron: The Werner Company, 1893-95, Vol. 2, pg. 209 [AotW citation 13095]