(1830 - 1906)
Home State: Indiana
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 27th Indiana Infantry
A 30 year old farmer from Mitchell, IN, he mustered as Wagoner, Company D, 27th Indiana Infantry on 12 September 1861. He was reduced to Private 28 November 1861.
On the Campaign
He was wounded in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was promoted to Sergeant on 4 November 1862. He was wounded again, in the right arm and thigh in action at Gettysburg, PA on 3 July 1863 and returned to duty 12 December 1863. He was wounded for the third time at Resaca, GA, slightly, in the left hand, on 15 May and was back with his Company on 11 June 1864.
References & notes
01/19/1830 in VA
12/31/1906 Shawswick, IN; burial in Crawford Cemetery, Shawswick, IN