(c. 1834 - 1864)
Home State: New York
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 69th New York Infantry
Age 28, he enlisted at New York City to serve three years, and mustered in as Private, Company B, 69th New York Infantry on 26 February 1862. He was promoted to Corporal on 28 April and Sergeant on 8 August 1862.
On the Campaign
He was slightly wounded in the arm at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was returned to Private on 29 December 1862. He transferred to Company A on 12 June 1863 and to Company F in January or February 1864. He reenlisted on 22 February 1864, but died of disease at Lincoln Hospital, Washington, DC on 21 August 1864.
References & notes
08/21/1864 Washington, DC; burial in Mount Olivet Cemetery, Washington, DC
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. 312 [AotW citation 18254]
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. 34 [AotW citation 18255]