(1841 - 1873)
Home State: Indiana
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 27th Indiana Infantry
A 20 year old farmer from Morgan County, he mustered as Corporal, Company G, 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 promoted to Sergeant on 5 March 1863 and mustered out with his Company on 1 September 1864 in Indianapolis.
After the War
He died young at age 32 years, 5 months, and 18 days.
References & notes
11/11/1873 Morgantown, IN; burial in East Hill Cemetery, Morgantown, IN