(1840 - 1862)
Home State: Pennsylvania
Branch of Service: Infantry
A 20 year old collier from Huntington County, he enlisted 30 August 1861 at Harrisburg, and mustered as Private, Company D, 49th Pennsylvania Infantry on 31 October 1861.
On the Campaign
He was with his Company in Maryland.
The rest of the War
He was hospitalized for illness about 15 October 1862, and died at a hospital in Hagerstown, MD on 19 October 1862. He was probably initially buried in a plot near the Alms House in Hagerstown and later reinterred.
References & notes
10/07/1862 Hagerstown, MD; burial in Burket Cemetery, Warriors Mark, PA
1 Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, Adjutant-General, Pennsylvania Civil War Veterans' Card File, 1861-1866, Published <2005, first accessed 01 July 2005, <http://www.digitalarchives.state.pa.us/archive.asp?view=ArchiveIndexes&ArchiveID=17> [AotW citation 17657]