(c. 1840 - 1862)
Home State: New York
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 49th New York Infantry
Age 21, he enlisted on 8 August 1861 at Forestville for three years and mustered as Corporal, Company I, 49th New York Infantry on 28 August.
On the Campaign
He was mortally wounded in the right thigh in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He died of his wounds at the Hoffman farm field hospital at Sharpsburg on 24 September 1862.
09/24/1862; Sharpsburg, 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 1900, Ser. No. 24, pg. 1246 [AotW citation 22527]
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. 227 [AotW citation 22529]