(1844 - 1922)
Home State: Pennsylvania
Branch of Service: Infantry
An 18 year old laborer in Indiana County, he enlisted in Harrisburg on 25 February 1862 and mustered into service as Private, Company H, 12th Pennsylvania Reserves the same day.
On the Campaign
He was wounded in action near Turner's Gap on South Mountain on 14 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was discharged for wounds on 10 November 1862.
After the War
By 1895 he was in Rook County, KS.
References & notes
01/15/1922 Plainville, KS; burial in Plainville Cemetery, Plainville, KS
1 Bates, Samuel Penniman, History of the Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-65, Harrisburg: State of Pennsylvania, 1868-1871 [AotW citation 22929]
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 22930]