(1839 - 1887)
Home State: Pennsylvania
Branch of Service: Infantry
He enlisted in Company A, 71st Pennsylvania Infantry on 24 May 1861.
On the Campaign
He was wounded in the right leg in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was treated at the Hoffman Farm and Smoketown Hospitals in Sharpsburg, but lost his leg to amputation at the lower third of his thigh. He was absent in hospital when his Company mustered out of service in July 1864.
References & notes
Casualty information from Nelson1, with service details from Bates. His gravesite is on Findagrave.
1839 in SWEDEN
11/14/1887 Philadelphia, PA; burial in Glenwood Memorial Gardens, Broomall, PA