Home State: Maryland
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 5th Maryland Infantry
He enlisted in Company E, 5th Maryland Infantry on 16 August 1862.
On the Campaign
He was wounded in the arm and leg in action on 17 September 1862 at Antietam.
The rest of the War
He mustered out with his Company on 14 June 1865.
1 Wilmer, L. Allison, and J.H. Jarrett, George H. Vernon, State Commissioners, History and Roster of Maryland Volunteers, War of 1861-5, Baltimore: Press of Guggenheimer, Weil & Co., 1898, Vol. 1, pp. 196 - 199 [AotW citation 14320]
2 Nelson, John H., As Grain Falls Before the Reaper: The Federal Hospital Sites and Identified Federal Casualties at Antietam, Hagerstown: John H. Nelson, 2004, pg. 137 [AotW citation 16399]