(1825 - 1901)
Home State: Kentucky
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 27th Indiana Infantry
A 37 year old farmer from Wilson County, KY, he mustered as Private into Company B, 27th Indiana Infantry on 14 August 1862.
On the Campaign
He was slightly wounded in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was also treated for typhoid fever at a hospital in Frederick, MD from 4 October to 9 November, then transferred to a hospital in Philadelphia, PA. He returned to his Company on 2 January 1863. He was detached as a teamster on 26 April 1863 and mustered out with his Company on 1 September 1864 in Indianapolis, IN.
References & notes
04/02/1901; burial in Osmon Cemetery, Montgomery, IN
1 Brown, Edmund Randolph, The Twenty-Seventh Indiana Volunteer Infantry in the War of the Rebellion, Monticello, IN: E.R. Brown, 1899, pg. 577 [AotW citation 18420]
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 #5.021 [AotW citation 18421]