(1838 - 1862)
Home State: Michigan
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 4th Michigan Infantry
Age 23, from Lenawee County, he mustered as Private, Company F, 1st Michigan Infantry on 20 June 1861 in Adrian, MI.
On the Campaign
He was killed in action by a shell while crossing the Potomac River near Shepherdstown, VA (now WV) on 19 September 1862.
References & notes
04/19/1838; Dover Township, Lenawee County, MI
09/19/1862 Shepherdstown, VA; 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 3263]
2 State of Michigan, Office of the Adjutant General, and George H. Brown, Adjutant General; George H. Turner, Asst. AG, compiler, Record of Service of Michigan Volunteers in the Civil War, 1861-1865, 46 volumes, Kalamazoo: Ihling Bros. & Everard, 1904-1915, Vol. 4, pg. 20 [AotW citation 20150]