(c. 1836 - 1862)
Home State: Pennsylvania
Branch of Service: Infantry
He mustered as First Sergeant, Company C, 81st Pennsylvania Infantry in August 1861.
On the Campaign
He was wounded by gunshot in the right thigh in action on 17 September at Antietam.
The rest of the War
He was admitted to General Hospital #5 in Frederick, MD on 23 September, and died of wounds there on 14 October 1862. He was buried inn Frederick, but later reinterred at the Antietam National Cemetery.
References & notes
c. 1836 in IRELAND
10/14/1862 Frederick, 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 3224]
2 Bates, Samuel Penniman, History of the Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-65, Harrisburg: State of Pennsylvania, 1868-1871 [AotW citation 15310]