(c. 1837 - 1863)
Home State: Indiana
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 27th Indiana Infantry
A 24 year old farmer in Putnam County, he mustered as Private, Company I, 27th Indiana Infantry on 12 September 1861.
On the Campaign
He was wounded in the left leg and shoulder in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was treated at hospitals in Harrisburg and Philadelphia, PA. He was detached with the Provost Guard in January and February 1863, but died in Philadelphia on 27 February 1863 of smallpox.
References & notes
02/27/1863 Philadelphia, PA; burial in Philadelphia National Cemetery, Philadelphia, PA