(c. 1842 - 1862)
Home State: New York
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 61st New York Infantry
He enlisted at age 19 in Company G, 61st New York Infantry on 10 September 1861.
On the Campaign
He was mortally wounded - in both legs - in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He died of wounds on 16 October 1862. Reinterred from his original burial in Frederick, MD to the National Cemetery in or before 1867.
References & notes
10/16/1862 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 3898]
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. 996 [AotW citation 7654]