(1820 - 1863)
Home State: Indiana
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 14th Indiana Infantry
From Martin County, IN, he mustered as Private, Company C, 14th Indiana Infantry on 7 June 1861.
On the Campaign
He was mortally wounded by gunshot to his knee joint in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was treated at three US Army hospitals in Frederick, MD, but died there of wounds on 11 May 1863.
References & notes
1820 in KY
05/11/1863 Frederick, MD; burial in Antietam National Cemetery, Sharpsburg, MD
1 State of Indiana, Adjutant General's Office, and William H.H. Terrell, Adjutant General, Report of the Adjutant General of the State of Indiana, 8 volumes, Indianapolis: (various) State Printers, 1865-1869, Vol. 4, pg. 277 [AotW citation 20603]
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 #142 [AotW citation 20604]