(c. 1839 - 1863)
Home State: Indiana
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 27th Indiana Infantry
A 22 year old farmer in Parke County, he mustered as Private, Company E, 27th Indiana Infantry on 12 September 1861. He was promoted Corporal, date not given. He was wounded in action at Cedar Mountain, VA on 9 August 1862.
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 Frederick, MD, and Washington, DC, and returned to duty in January 1863. He was killed accidentally, by gunshot at Gettysburg, PA on 3 July 1863.
References & notes
07/03/1863 Gettysburg, PA; burial in Gettysburg National Cemetery, Gettysburg, PA