(1836 - 1879)
Home State: Indiana
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 27th Indiana Infantry
A 25 year old farmer in Jasper, he mustered as Private, Company K, 27th Indiana Infantry on 12 September 1861.
On the Campaign
He was wounded by gunshot to the right leg in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was treated in hospitals in Frederick, MD (to 1 October 1862), Philadelphia, and Baltimore. He was discharged for lameness from wounds at Baltimore on 25 February 1863.
References & notes
1836; Ireland, IN
03/12/1879 Ireland, IN; burial in Shiloh Cemetery, Ireland, IN
1 Brown, Edmund Randolph, The Twenty-Seventh Indiana Volunteer Infantry in the War of the Rebellion, Monticello, IN: E.R. Brown, 1899, pg. 624 [AotW citation 18810]
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 #452 [AotW citation 18811]