(c. 1841 - 1862)
Home State: Pennsylvania
Branch of Service: Infantry
A 28 year old miller in Huntingdon County, he enlisted on 10 June 1861 in Pittsburgh, and mustered as a Private in Company B, 11th Pennsylvania Reserves on 29 July in Washington, DC.
On the Campaign
He was mortally wounded in action near Turner's Gap on South Mountain on 14 September 1862
The rest of the War
He died of wounds in Middletown, MD on 18 September 1862. He was reinterred from his original burial in Middletown to the National Cemetery in about 1867.
References & notes
09/18/1862 Middletown, MD; burial in Antietam National Cemetery, Sharpsburg, MD
1 Bates, Samuel Penniman, Martial Deeds Of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia: T. H. Davis & Co., 1876 [AotW citation 22835]
2 Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, Adjutant-General, Pennsylvania Civil War Veterans' Card File, 1861-1866, Published <2005, first accessed 01 July 2005, <http://www.digitalarchives.state.pa.us/archive.asp?view=ArchiveIndexes&ArchiveID=17> [AotW citation 22836]