(c. 1841 - 1862)
Home State: New York
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 77th New York Infantry
Age 20, he enlisted on 15 October 1861 in Wilton for three years and mustered as Private, Company G, 77th New York Infantry on 23 November.
On the Campaign
He was mortally wounded in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was treated at a US Army hospital in Frederick, MD, then sent to one in West Philadelphia, PA, where he died of wounds on 19 October.
References & notes
10/19/1862; Philadelphia, PA; burial in Mount Moriah Cemetery, Philadelphia, PA
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 1901, Ser. No. 29, pg. 555 [AotW citation 22510]
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. 331 [AotW citation 22511]