(c. 1822 - 1862)
Home State: New York
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 78th New York Infantry
At age 40 years he enlisted 22 January 1862, at Unionville, to serve three years; mustered in as Private, Company C, 78th New York Infantry on 25 January 1862.
On the Campaign
He was mortally wounded in action at Antietam of 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He died of wounds on 20 September 1862. He was reinterred from his original burial on the Antietam battlefield to the National Cemetery during or before 1867.
References & notes
09/20/1862 Sharpsburg, MD; burial in Antietam National Cemetery, Sharpsburg, MD
1 Antietam National Cemetery, Board of Trustees, History of Antietam National Cemetery, Baltimore: John W. Woods, Steam Printer, 1869 [AotW citation 3180]
2 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, Issue 29 (for the year 1901), pg. 638 [AotW citation 15397]