(c. 1841 - 1862)
Home State: Pennsylvania
Branch of Service: Infantry
A 20 year old chain maker in New Berlin, he enlisted on 6 May 1861 in Snyder County and mustered as Private, Company B, 6th Pennsylvania Reserve Infantry on 27 July in Washington, DC.
On the Campaign
He died, probably of disease, in Weverton, MD on 14 September 1862.
After the War
He was originally buried in Weverton but was reinterred in the new Antietam National Cemetery in about 1867.
References & notes
09/14/1862; Weverton, 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 4156]
2 Bates, Samuel Penniman, History of the Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-65, Harrisburg: State of Pennsylvania, 1868-1871 [AotW citation 25338]