(c. 1841 - 1864)
Home State: Indiana
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 27th Indiana Infantry
A 20 year old farmer from North Salem, he enlisted as Private, Company A, 27th Indiana Infantry 12 September 1861.
On the Campaign
He was wounded in the right foot in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was treated at a hospital in Frederick, MD from 29-30 September, then sent on to one in Philadelphia, PA. He was killed in action at Resaca, GA on 15 May 1864.
References & notes
05/15/1864 Resaca, GA
1 Brown, Edmund Randolph, The Twenty-Seventh Indiana Volunteer Infantry in the War of the Rebellion, Monticello, IN: E.R. Brown, 1899, pg. 569 [AotW citation 18394]
2 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 #662 [AotW citation 18395]