(1844 - 1873)
Home State: Indiana
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 27th Indiana Infantry
An 18 year old wagon maker 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 thigh in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was treated at the German Reformed Church hospital in Fredrick, MD and sent back to his Company on 24 November 1862.
After the War
He mustered out on 1 September 1862 in Indianapolis.
References & notes
02/16/1873 Elletsville, IN; burial in Presbyterian Cemetery, Ellettsville, IN
1 Brown, Edmund Randolph, The Twenty-Seventh Indiana Volunteer Infantry in the War of the Rebellion, Monticello, IN: E.R. Brown, 1899, pg. 618 [AotW citation 18782]
2 National Museum of Civil War Medicine, and Terry Reimer, Frederick Patient List, Published 2018, first accessed 17 September 2018, <http://www.civilwarmed.org/explore/primary-sources/databases/frederickpatient/>, Source page: patient #69 [AotW citation 18783]