(c. 1843 - 1862)
Home State: Delaware
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 2nd Delaware Infantry
He enlisted in Company G, 2nd Delaware Infantry at age 18 on 1 July 1861 in Philadelphia.
On the Campaign
He was mortally wounded by gunshot to the hip joint, thigh, and/or side in action on 17 September 1862 at Antietam.
The rest of the War
He was treated at the Old Church Hospital in Frederick, MD, but died of wounds on 4 October 1862.
References & notes
10/04/1862 Frederick, MD; burial in Saint John's Cemetery, Frederick, 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, 2nd Delaware Infantry [AotW citation 14637]