(? - 1862)
Home State: Indiana
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 14th Indiana Infantry
From Owen County, IN, he mustered as Private, Company H, 14th Indiana Infantry on 7 June 1861.
On the Campaign
He was mortally wounded, his femur (thigh bone) fractured, in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was treated at a US Army hospital in Frederick, MD but died there of wounds on 15 November 1862. He was reinterred from his original burial in Frederick to the new National Cemetery, grave #3432, in about 1867.
References & notes
11/15/1862 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 4026]
2 State of Indiana, Adjutant General's Office, and William H.H. Terrell, Adjutant General, Report of the Adjutant General of the State of Indiana, 8 volumes, Indianapolis: (various) State Printers, 1865-1869, Vol. 4, pg. 286 [AotW citation 20613]
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 #4.772 [AotW citation 20614]