(1838 - 1905)
Home State: Pennsylvania
Branch of Service: Infantry
He enlisted as Sergeant, Company F, 106th Pennsylvania Infantry on 14 August 1861.
On the Campaign
He was wounded in the left leg in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was treated at the Hoffman Farm field hospital at Sharpsburg, sent to a US Hospital in Frederick, MD, then on to Philadelphia. He was commissioned 2nd Lieutenant to date from 17 September 1862. He was discharged on 4 May 1864.
After the War
He was living in Davenport, IA by 1886, and was there at the 1900 US Census.
References & notes
04/22/1838 in PA
06/25/1905 Davenport, IA; burial in Oakdale Memorial Gardens, Davenport, IA
1 Ward, Joseph R. C., History of the One-Hundred and Sixth Regiment Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-1865 (2nd Ed.), Philadelphia: Grant, Faires & Rogers, 1906, pp. 112, 338 [AotW citation 21587]
2 Nelson, John H., As Grain Falls Before the Reaper: The Federal Hospital Sites and Identified Federal Casualties at Antietam, Hagerstown: John H. Nelson, 2004, pg. 436 [AotW citation 21588]