(c. 1840 - 1898)
Home State: Indiana
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 27th Indiana Infantry
A 21 year old farmer in Mitchell, he mustered as Private, Company D, 27th Indiana Infantry on 12 September 1861.
On the Campaign
He was wounded in the left leg in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was wounded again, seriously by gunshot and a piece of shell in the left chest and abdomen in action at Chancellorsville, VA on 3 May 1863. He transferred to the Veteran Reserve Corps on 1 February 1864 and mustered out on 15 August 1864.
References & notes
08/11/1898; burial in Graceland Cemetery, Burlington, KS