(c. 1819 - ?)
Home State: New Jersey
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 13th New Jersey Infantry
He enlisted at age 43 in Company D, 13th New Jersey Infantry on 4 August 1862 and mustered as Private.
On the Campaign
He was injured in the back in action at Antietam by the concussion of a shell on 17 September 1862, but he remained with his Company until after the battle.
The rest of the War
He was treated at the Army Square Hospital, Washington, DC, Chestnut Hill Hospital, Philadelphia, and Ward Hospital, Newark. On 3 September 1863 he transferred to Company A, 20th Regiment, Veteran Reserve Corps. He was sent to Trenton, NJ to guard conscripts, and was discharged there on 7 July 1865.
References & notes
Basic information from the D Society1.
c. 1819; Essex County, NJ