(1840 - 1862)
Home State: New York
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 89th New York Infantry
Age 21 years, he enlisted September 3, 1861, at Mount Morris, to serve three years; mustered in as Private, Company C, October 7,1861.
On the Campaign
He was killed in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
References & notes
Basic information from the Antietam Cemetery History1, which lists him as a Corporal. Further details from family genealogists.
5/13/1840; Hornell, Steuben County, NY
09/17/1862 Sharpsburg, 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 4289]
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, for the Year 1901 (Issue 31), pg. 327 [AotW citation 12420]