(c. 1842 - 1904)
Home State: Indiana
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 27th Indiana Infantry
A 19 year old farmer in Daviess County, he mustered as Private, Company E, 27th Indiana Infantry on 12 September 1861.
On the Campaign
He was wounded by a piece of shell in the left chest in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was severely wounded in the right thigh at Gettysburg, PA on 3 July 1863. He was treated at hospitals in Gettysburg and Philadelphia, PA, and returned to duty in November 1863. He mustered out on 15 September 1864 at Atlanta, GA.
References & notes
02/09/1904 Vincennes, IN; burial in Memorial Park Cemetery, Vincennes, IN