(c. 1842 - 1863)
Home State: Indiana
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 27th Indiana Infantry
A 19 year old sawyer in Monroe County, 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, mortally by gunshot to the left hip and spine, and was captured in action at Chancellorsville, VA on 3 May 1863. He was paroled at US Ford on 15 May and then treated at a hospital in Aquia Creek, VA and at Douglas Hospital, Washington, DC. He died there of his wounds on 8 July 1863.
References & notes
07/08/1863 Washington, DC; burial in US Soldiers' and Airmen's Home National Cemetery, Washington, DC