(1835 - 1915)
Home State: Indiana
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 27th Indiana Infantry
A 22 year old farmer in Jennings County, he mustered as Private, Company H, 27th Indiana Infantry on 12 September 1861. He was promoted to Corporal on 28 June 1862.
On the Campaign
He was wounded in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was discharged for wounds at Carver Hospital, Washington, DC on 9 December 1862.
After the War
He was Quartermaster of his GAR Post in Indiana by 1885, and died while a resident of the National Home for Disabled Volunteer Soldiers in Danville, IL.
References & notes
01/21/1835; Dover, DE
02/11/1915 Danville, IL; burial in Danville National Cemetery, Danville, IL