(? - 1864)
Home State: Indiana
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 19th Indiana Infantry
From Johnson County, IN, he mustered as Private, Company H, 19th Indiana Infantry on 29 July 1861.
On the Campaign
He was wounded by "conoidal bullet wound through mouth" in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was treated in a US Army hospital in Frederick, MD from 23 to 29 September, then in Baltimore, MD, afterward returned to his Company. He was killed in action in the Wilderness, VA on 5 May 1864.
References & notes
05/05/1864; Wilderness, VA
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. 146 [AotW citation 16942]
2 National Museum of Civil War Medicine, and Terry Reimer, Frederick Patient List, Published 2018, first accessed 17 September 2018, <http://www.civilwarmed.org/explore/primary-sources/databases/frederickpatient/>, Source page: patient #4.363 [AotW citation 20685]
3 State of Indiana, Adjutant General's Office, and William H.H. Terrell, Adjutant General, Report of the Adjutant General of the State of Indiana, 8 volumes, Indianapolis: (various) State Printers, 1865-1869, Vol. 4, pg. 403 [AotW citation 20684]