(c. 1841 - 1922)
Home State: Indiana
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 27th Indiana Infantry
A 20 year old farmer in Madison, he mustered as Private, Company I, 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 reenlisted on 24 January 1864 and transferred to Company H, 70th Indiana Infantry on 4 November 1864 in Atlanta. He was consolidated into Company C, 33rd Indiana Infantry in Washington, DC on 6 June 1865 and mustered out with them on 21 July.
After the War
He died at the National Soldiers' Home in Kecoughtan, VA in 1922 about age 82.
References & notes
Service from Brown1 and the Historical Data Systems database.
04/20/1922 Kecoughtan, VA