(1823 - 1862)
Home State: New York
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 126th New York Infantry
A 39 year old carpenter, he enlisted 9 August 1862 at Canandaiga, and mustered on 22 August as Private in Company D, 126th New York Infantry.
On the Campaign
He was mortally wounded by a gunshot through the lungs in action on Maryland Heights near Harpers Ferry on 13 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He died of wounds in a hospital in Annapolis, MD on 26 October 1862.
References & notes
04/01/1823; Rushville, Yates County, NY
10/26/1862 Annapolis, MD; burial in Annapolis National Cemetery, Annapolis, MD
1 State of New York, Adjutant-General, Annual Report of the Adjutant General of the State of New York [year]: Registers of the [units], 43 Volumes, Albany: James B. Lyon, State Printer, 1893-1905, For the Year 1903, Ser. No. 36, pg. 910 [AotW citation 22377]
2 Willson, Arabella M., and the Historical Committee of the Regiment, Disaster, Struggle, Triumph. The Adventures of 1000 "Boys in Blue," from August, 1862, to June, 1865, Albany: The Argus Company, printers, 1870, pg. 463 [AotW citation 22378]