(c. 1839 - ?)
Home State: Michigan
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 7th Michigan Infantry
Age 22, from Livingston County, he enlisted on 8 August 1861 and mustered as Private, Company F, 7th Michigan Infantry on 22 August. He was promoted to Corporal on 12 May 1862.
On the Campaign
He was wounded in the hip in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was treated at the Hoffman Farm Hospital at Sharpsburg, MD and was discharged for disability at Philadelphia, PA on 6 February 1863.
References & notes
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. 116 [AotW citation 16168]
2 State of Michigan, Office of the Adjutant General, and George H. Brown, Adjutant General; George H. Turner, Asst. AG, compiler, Record of Service of Michigan Volunteers in the Civil War, 1861-1865, 46 volumes, Kalamazoo: Ihling Bros. & Everard, 1904-1915, Vol. 7, pg. 6 [AotW citation 21109]