(1840 - 1862)
Home State: Indiana
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 27th Indiana Infantry
A 22 year old farmer from Bartholomew County, he mustered as Private, Company C, 27th Indiana Infantry on 12 September 1861. He was promoted to Corporal on 13 March 1862.
On the Campaign
He was mortally wounded in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He died of wounds at a Sharpsburg field hospital on 26 September 1862.
References & notes
11/05/1840; Columbus, IN
09/26/1862 Sharpsburg, MD; burial in Rest Haven Cemetery, Edinburgh, IN