Home State: Pennsylvania
Branch of Service: Infantry
He enlisted as Private, Company K, 106th Pennsylvania Infantry on 1 October 1861.
On the Campaign
He was wounded in the left thigh in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was treated at the Hoffman Farm field hospital at Sharpsburg. He was discharged 12 June 1865 at the expiration of his term of enlistment.
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. 372 [AotW citation 21618]
2 Bates, Samuel Penniman, History of the Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-65, Harrisburg: State of Pennsylvania, 1868-1871, Vol. V, pg. 852 [AotW citation 21619]
3 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. 305 [AotW citation 21655]