(c. 1842 - 1862)
Home State: New York
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 102nd New York Infantry
Age 19, he enlisted on 16 October 1861 in Brooklyn for three years and mustered as Private, Company I, 102nd New York Infantry on 24 October.
On the Campaign
He was mortally wounded in the right arm in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was treated at the Smoketown Hospital, near Sharpsburg, MD, but died of wounds there on 4 October 1862.
References & notes
10/04/1862 Smoketown, MD; burial in Antietam National Cemetery, Sharpsburg, MD
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. 143 [AotW citation 16642]
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 1902, Ser. No. 33, pg. 462 [AotW citation 22494]
3 Antietam National Cemetery, Board of Trustees, History of Antietam National Cemetery, Baltimore: John W. Woods, Steam Printer, 1869 [AotW citation 3240]