(c. 1822 - 1862)
Home State: New York
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 69th New York Infantry
Age 39, he enlisted at New York City to serve three years, and mustered in as Private, Company F, 69th New York Infantry on 7 November 1861.
On the Campaign
He was mortally wounded, his left leg fractured by gunshot in the thigh, in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
His leg was amputated on 18 September, and he died later that day.
References & notes
09/18/1862 Sharpsburg, MD
1 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 1901, Ser. No. 28, pg. 116 [AotW citation 18035]
2 McLernon, Robert, Casualty List, 69th New York Volunteer Infantry, Meagher's Irish Brigade, Bloody Lane, Antietam, Maryland, September 17, 1862, Springfield (Va): R. McLernon, 2014, pg. 9 [AotW citation 18036]