(1840 - 1915)
Home State: Indiana
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 27th Indiana Infantry
A 21 year old blacksmith in Jackson County, he mustered as Private, Company H, 27th Indiana Infantry on 12 September 1861.
On the Campaign
He was with his Company in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was wounded in action at Resaca, GA on 15 May 1864 and mustered out in Madison, IN on 13 September 1864.
References & notes
09/30/1915 Washington, IN; burial in Maysville Cemetery, Washington, IN
1 Brown, Edmund Randolph, The Twenty-Seventh Indiana Volunteer Infantry in the War of the Rebellion, Monticello, IN: E.R. Brown, 1899, pg. 612 [AotW citation 18830]
2 Jones, Wilbur D., Jr., Giants in the Cornfield: the 27th Indiana Infantry, Shippenburg (Pa.): White Mane Publishers, 1997, pg. 16 [AotW citation 18831]