(c. 1841 - 1862)
Home State: Delaware
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 1st Delaware Infantry
He enlisted at age 20 in Company E, First Delaware Infantry on 10 September 1861 at Georgetown, DE.
On the Campaign
He was mortally wounded in action on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
Died of wounds on 17 October 1862. Reinterred from burial at Smoketown, MD to the National Cemetery in or before 1869.
References & notes
10/17/1862 Smoketown, MD; burial in Antietam National Cemetery, Sharpsburg, MD
1 State of Delaware, Adjutant General's Office, Civil War Military records for Delaware Units, Published 1861-, first accessed 31 January 2015, <http://archives.delaware.gov/CivilWar/volumes/>, Source page: Muster Out Roll, First Delaware Infantry [AotW citation 13736]
2 Antietam National Cemetery, Board of Trustees, History of Antietam National Cemetery, Baltimore: John W. Woods, Steam Printer, 1869 [AotW citation 3958]