(c. 1837 - ?)
Home State: New York
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 69th New York Infantry
Age 25, he enlisted at New York City to serve three years, and mustered in as Private, Company C, 69th New York Infantry on 6 February 1862. He was probably appointed Sergeant, date not given.
On the Campaign
He was wounded by gunshot in the hand in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was treated at a hospital in Frederick, MD from 19-22 September, then sent on to Washington, DC. He was listed in the roster as having been a deserter since 15 September, before the battle.
References & notes
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. 152 [AotW citation 18270]
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. 35 [AotW citation 18271]
3 National Museum of Civil War Medicine, and Terry Reimer, Frederick Patient List, Published 2018, first accessed 17 September 2018, <http://www.civilwarmed.org/explore/primary-sources/databases/frederickpatient/>, Source page: patient #4.229 [AotW citation 18272]