Home State: Pennsylvania
Branch of Service: Cavalry
Unit: 3rd Pennsylvania Cavalry
He enlisted in Company M, 3rd Pennsylvania Cavalry on 26 August 1861. He was promoted from Corporal to Sergeant to First Sergeant.
On the Campaign
He had been under arrest for "a trivial offense" and was released on the 17 September by Captain Heyl.
The rest of the War
He was appointed 2nd Lieutenant, Company D, on 1 May 1863 to rank from 1 December 1862. He mustered out with his Company on 24 August 1864.
1 Rawle, William Brooke, and Regimental History Committee, History of the Third Pennsylvania Cavalry, Sixtieth Regiment Pennsylvania Volunteers in the American Civil War, 1861-1865, Philadelphia: Franklin Printing Company, 1905, pp. 119 - 125, 321 [AotW citation 13539]
2 Bates, Samuel Penniman, History of the Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-65, Harrisburg: State of Pennsylvania, 1868-1871 [AotW citation 13546]