(1844 - 1921)
Home State: Pennsylvania
Branch of Service: Infantry
An 18 year old coal miner living in Temperanceville, he enlisted in Company I, 155th Pennsylvania Infantry on 23 August 1862.
The rest of the War
He served from Antietam to Mine Run, then was transferred to 24th Regiment, Veteran Reserve Corps, on March 7, 1864. He was discharged by General Order, May 24, 1865.
References & notes
1921; burial in Chartiers Cemetery, Carnegie, PA
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. 492 - 592 [AotW citation 13606]
2 Bates, Samuel Penniman, History of the Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-65, Harrisburg: State of Pennsylvania, 1868-1871 [AotW citation 13629]