(1832 - 1911)
Home State: Indiana
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 27th Indiana Infantry
A 28 year old farmer from Martin County, he mustered as Private into Company B, 27th Indiana Infantry on 12 September 1861. He was wounded in action at Buckton Station, VA on 23 May 1862.
On the Campaign
He was wounded in the left thigh in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was in hospitals in Frederick, MD, New York Harbor, and Philadelphia, PA. He transferred to the Veteran Reserve Corps on 15 April 1864 at Philadelphia, and mustered out of service on 14 September 1864 in Indianapolis, IN.
References & notes
10/11/1832; Lawrence County, IN
05/13/1911 South Linton, IN; burial in Mt. Zion Cemetery, Mineral City, IN