(1824 - 1905)
Home State: Pennsylvania
Branch of Service: Infantry
A 28 year old shoemaker, he enlisted as Corporal, Company D, 106th Pennsylvania Infantry on 26 August 1861.
On the Campaign
He was listed as a deserter about 15 September 1862, with no further record.
The rest of the War
He was a widowed 81 year old shoemaker at the time of his death in Chicago in 1905.
References & notes
8/18/1824; Holliston, MA
9/20/1905 Chicago, IL; burial in Elmwood Cemetery and Mausoleum, River Grove, IL
1 Ward, Joseph R. C., History of the One-Hundred and Sixth Regiment Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-1865 (2nd Ed.), Philadelphia: Grant, Faires & Rogers, 1906, pg. 325 [AotW citation 21584]
2 US War Department, Provost Marshal General, Descriptive List of Deserters from Pennsylvania Military Units During the Civil War, Washington, DC: US War Department, 1866, pg. 171 [AotW citation 21652]