(c. 1840 - 1926)
Home State: Pennsylvania
Branch of Service: Infantry
He enlisted in Company A, 20th Regiment, Pennsylvania Infantry for 3 months' service on 30 April 1861. He enlisted as Sergeant, Company H, 72nd Pennsylvania Infantry on 10 August 1861.
On the Campaign
He was wounded in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was discharged on a Surgeon's Certificate on 3 December 1862.
After the War
He was living in Philadelphia and receiving a pension of $4 per month for a wound to the right hand by 1883.
References & notes
12/10/1926; burial in Greenmount Cemetery, Philadelphia, PA
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. 120 [AotW citation 16219]
2 Bates, Samuel Penniman, History of the Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-65, Harrisburg: State of Pennsylvania, 1868-1871 [AotW citation 16245]