(1823 - 1888)
Home State: Indiana
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 27th Indiana Infantry
A 39 year old Filmore, IN resident, he mustered as First Lieutenant, Company A, 27th Indiana Infantry on 12 September 1861, and was commissioned Captain on 19 November 1861. He was wounded in the right thigh at Winchester, VA on 24 May 1862.
On the Campaign
He was wounded in the left side in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He mustered out on 4 November 1864 in Indianapolis.
After the War
He had been a resident of Emporia, KS since at least 1878 and was the Warden of Leavenworth state penitentiary at his death in 1888.
References & notes
09/23/1823; Wilkes County, NC
03/20/1888 Emporia, KS; burial in Rosean Cemetery, Emporia, KS