(1837 - 1880)
Home State: Indiana
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 27th Indiana Infantry
A 23 year old farmer from Daviess County, he mustered as Private into Company B, 27th Indiana Infantry on 12 September 1861. He was detached for service as a brigade teamster on 15 April 1862.
On the Campaign
He was wounded in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was back with his unit on 15 August 1863 and mustered out with the regiment on 1 September 1864 at the Chattahoochie River, GA.
References & notes
11/27/1837; Milton (now Wilmot), OH
10/29/1880 Sandborn, IN; burial in Old Cemetery, Odon, IN