(c. 1843 - 1863)
Home State: Indiana
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 27th Indiana Infantry
An 18 year old farmer from Johnson County, he mustered as Private, Company C, 27th Indiana Infantry on 12 September 1861.
On the Campaign
He was promoted Corporal afterward "for gallantry at Antietam" and assigned to the Color Guard.
The rest of the War
He was mortally wounded in the left leg and abdomen in action at Chancellorsville, VA on 3 May 1863 and died the next day.
References & notes
05/04/1863 Chancellorsville, VA; burial in Fredericksburg National Cemetery, Fredericksburg, VA