(1842 - 1898)
Home State: Indiana
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 27th Indiana Infantry
A 19 year saw mill operator in Gosport, he mustered as Private, Company F, 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 wounded again, by gunshot to both thighs at Gettysburg, PA on 3 July 1863.He recovered in hospitals in Gettysburg and York, PA and in Baltimore. He returned to duty on 12 December 1863. He was wounded for the third time at Resaca, GA on 15 May 1864 - his left arm broken by gunshot. He mustered out with his Company at Atlanta, GA on 12 September 1864.
References & notes
12/04/1842 in IN
07/29/1898 Bloomington, IN; burial in Rose Hill Cemetery, Bloomington, IN