(1843 - 1926)
Home State: Indiana
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 27th Indiana Infantry
An 18 year old farmer in Martin County, he mustered as Private, Company H, 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 by gunshot to the forehead at Gettysburg on 3 July 1863, at Resaca, GA in the arm and side on 15 May 1864, and finally at New Hope Church, GA on 27 May. He mustered out on 12 September 1864 in Atlanta.
References & notes
10/18/1926 Council Bluffs, IA; burial in Crescent Cemetery, Crescent, IA