(1838 - 1863)
Home State: Ohio
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 8th Ohio Infantry
He enlisted in Company D, 8th Ohio Infantry at age 23 on 19 June 1861.
On the Campaign
He was wounded in action on 17 September 1862 at Antietam.
The rest of the War
Transferred to the 6th US Cavalry on 22 October 1862, and mustered into Company C on the 23rd at Knoxville, MD. He was then described as being 5'7" tall, with light hair, gray eyes, and a light complexion. He was in action at Brandy Station, VA on 9 June 1863. He was wounded in the right shoulder and lung on the Gettysburg Campaign, in action at Fairfield, PA on 3 July 1863 and died later that day.
References & notes
1838; Laporte, IN
07/03/1863; Fairfield, PA; burial in Gettysburg National Cemetery, Gettysburg, PA