(c. 1833 - 1864)
Home State: Pennsylvania
Branch of Service: Infantry
Age 28, he enlisted and mustered as a Private in Company H, 72nd Pennsylvania Infantry on 10 August 1861 in Philadelphia.
On the Campaign
He was wounded - "bruised generally" - in action at Antietam on 17 September 1863
The rest of the War
He was treated at Camp Curtin, PA and returned to duty. He was mortally wounded at Gettysburg, PA in July 1863 and died of of those wounds on 12 May 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. 120 [AotW citation 16230]
2 Bates, Samuel Penniman, History of the Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-65, Harrisburg: State of Pennsylvania, 1868-1871 [AotW citation 24081]
3 Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, Adjutant General's Office, Register of Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-1865, 16 volumes, Harrisburg [AotW citation 24082]