(c. 1827 - 1868)
Home State: New York
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 69th New York Infantry
Age 35, he enlisted at New York City to serve three years, and mustered in as Private, Company K, 69th New York Infantry on 15 August 1862.
On the Campaign
He was slightly wounded in the right thigh in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was treated in a hospital in Frederick, MD in September, then sent to either Philadelphia, PA or Washington, DC. He transferred to Company A on 12 June 1863 and was wounded in action on 2 July 1863 at Gettysburg, PA. He transferred to Company F, date not given, and was discharged for disability on 10 August 1864 at McDougall Hospital, New York Harbor.
References & notes
09/25/1868; burial in Albany Rural Cemetery, Menands, NY
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. 340 [AotW citation 18319]
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. 38 [AotW citation 18320]
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 #s 426, 4.587 [AotW citation 18321]