(c. 1839 - 1862)
Home State: Pennsylvania
Branch of Service: Infantry
A 23 (or 33) year old farmer in Sullivan County, he enlisted in Dushore, PA on 4 July 1862 and mustered into service as Private, Company I, 107th Pennsylvania Infantry on 16 July 1862 in Harrisburg.
On the Campaign
He was mortally wounded by gunshot in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was admitted to a US Army hospital in Frederick, MD on 28 September but died there of wounds on 1 October 1862.
After the War
He was originally buried in Frederick but was reinterred in the new Antietam National Cemetery in about 1867.
References & notes
10/01/1862; Frederick, MD; burial in Antietam National Cemetery, Sharpsburg, MD
1 Bates, Samuel Penniman, History of the Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-65, Harrisburg: State of Pennsylvania, 1868-1871 [AotW citation 22139]
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 #4.868 [AotW citation 22140]
3 Antietam National Cemetery, Board of Trustees, History of Antietam National Cemetery, Baltimore: John W. Woods, Steam Printer, 1869 [AotW citation 4151]