(c. 1843 - 1862)
Home State: Pennsylvania
Branch of Service: Infantry
An 18 year old carpenter in Kennett Square, he enlisted on 16 September 1861 in Columbia, and mustered into service as Private, Company K, 45th Pennsylvania Infantry on 21 October in Harrisburg.
On the Campaign
He was killed in action at Fox's Gap on South Mountain on 14 September 1862.
After the War
He was reinterred from his original burial on South Mountain to the National Cemetery about 1867.
References & notes
09/14/1862 Fox's Gap, 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 3321]
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 23044]