Home State: Pennsylvania
Branch of Service: Infantry
He enlisted as Sergeant in Company I, 155th Pennsylvania Infantry on 2 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was promoted to 2nd Lieutenant on 11 November 1862, was in action at Fredericksburg, VA, and promoted to First Lieutenant in February 1863. At Chancellorsville, VA (May 1863), he commanded the Brigade pioneer corps. He was discharged 24 June 1863.
References & notes
Basic information from Porter1.
1 Porter, John T. , Financial Secretary, and Charles F. McKenna, compiler & editor, Under the Maltese Cross, Antietam to Appomattox, the Loyal Uprising in Western Pennsylvania, 1861-1865: Campaigns of the 155th Pennsylvania Regiment, Pittsburgh: 155th Regimental Association, 1910, pp. 448 - 492 [AotW citation 13594]