(1837 - 1863)
Home State: Indiana
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 27th Indiana Infantry
A 23 year old farmer in Fayetteville, he mustered as Private, Company D, 27th Indiana Infantry on 12 September 1861.
On the Campaign
He was wounded in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was treated in hospitals in Boonsboro and Frederick, MD, and in Washington DC. He returned to duty on 11 December 1862, but was killed in action at Gettysburg, PA on 3 July 1863.
References & notes
07/03/1863 Gettysburg, PA; burial in Old Union Christian Church Cemetery, Fayetteville, IN