(1837 - 1922)
Home State: Indiana
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 27th Indiana Infantry
A 23 year old farmer from Taylorsville, he mustered as Private, Company C, 27th Indiana Infantry on 12 September 1861.
On the Campaign
He was wounded in the left knee in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was treated at hospitals in Frederick, MD from 28 September until discharged there for wounds on 15 December 1862.
References & notes
03/19/1837; Boston, MA
01/03/1922 Edinburgh, IN; burial in Rest Haven Cemetery, Edinburgh, IN
1 Brown, Edmund Randolph, The Twenty-Seventh Indiana Volunteer Infantry in the War of the Rebellion, Monticello, IN: E.R. Brown, 1899, pg. 581 [AotW citation 18444]
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 #166 [AotW citation 18445]