(1829 - 1893)
Home State: Indiana
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 27th Indiana Infantry
A 32 year old farmer in Celestine, he mustered as Corporal, Company K, 27th Indiana Infantry on 12 September 1861. He was promoted to Sergeant on 15 March 1862.
On the Campaign
He was a color bearer at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was wounded in action at Gettysburg, PA on 3 July 1863 and was reduced to Private on 15 December 1863. He was wounded again, at Resaca, GA on 15 May 1864 and mustered out on 6 October 1864.
References & notes
04/04/1893 Hall Township, Dubois County, IN; burial in Saint Peter Celestine Catholic Cemetery, Celestine, IN