Home State: Indiana
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 27th Indiana Infantry
From Putnam County, he mustered into Company A, 27th Indiana Infantry on 12 September 1861.
On the Campaign
He was wounded in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was treated at Smoketown Hospital near Sharpsburg, and in Frederick, MD.
After the War
He mustered out with his Company on 1 September 1864.
1 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. 112 [AotW citation 16096]
2 State of Indiana, Adjutant General's Office, and William H.H. Terrell, Adjutant General, Report of the Adjutant General of the State of Indiana, 8 volumes, Indianapolis: (various) State Printers, 1865-1869, Vol. 4, pg. 614 [AotW citation 16584]