(c. 1843 - 1862)
Home State: New York
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 61st New York Infantry
Age 18, he enlisted on 11 October 1861 in New York City and mustered as Private, Company E, 61st New York Infantry on 12 October. He was transferred to Company H on 1 November.
On the Campaign
He was mortally wounded by gunshot to the left thigh in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was admitted to a US Army hospital in Frederick, MD on 24 September but died there of wounds - by "hemorrhage from ulceration" - on 24 November 1862.
References & notes
11/24/1862; 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 3520]
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 25 (for 1900), pg. 920 [AotW citation 7655]
3 National Museum of Civil War Medicine, and Terry Reimer, Frederick Patient List, Published 2018, first accessed 17 September 2018, <http://www.civilwarmed.org/explore/primary-sources/databases/frederickpatient/>, Source page: patient #334 [AotW citation 22592]