(c. 1836 - 1863)
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 H, 69th New York Infantry on 27 September 1861.
On the Campaign
He was slightly wounded in the hand in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was promoted to Sergeant, date not given. He was wounded again, probably in action on 13 December 1862 at Fredericksburg, VA. He was discharged in Washington, DC on 22 January, and died at a hospital the next day.
References & notes
01/23/1863 Washington, DC; burial in Soldiers' and Airmen's Home National 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. 74 [AotW citation 18302]
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. 37 [AotW citation 18303]