(c. 1828 - ?)
Home State: New York
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 77th New York Infantry
Age 33, he enlisted at Westport for three years and mustered as Corporal, Company A, 77th New York Infantry on 1 October 1861. He was promoted to Sergeant in January 1862.
On the Campaign
He was wounded by gunshot (flesh wound) in the thigh in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was treated at the Hoffman Farm Hospital at Sharpsburg, a US Army hospital in Frederick, MD, then on to one in Philadelphia, PA. He was discharged for disability at the Convalescent Camp in Alexandria, VA on 10 February 1863.
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. 123 [AotW citation 16278]
2 State of New York, Adjutant-General, Annual Report of the Adjutant General of the State of New York [year]: Registers of the [units], 43 Volumes, Albany: James B. Lyon, State Printer, 1893-1905, For the Year 1901, Ser. No. 29, pg. 432 [AotW citation 22495]