(c. 1842 - ?)
Home State: New York
Branch of Service: Infantry
Age 19, he enlisted in New York City to serve three years, and mustered in as Private, Company F, 9th New York Militia (83rd Infantry) on 27 May 1861.
On the Campaign
He was wounded in action on 17 September 1862 at Antietam.
The rest of the War
He was wounded again, in action at Gettysburg, PA on 3 July 1863, He was promoted to Corporal 1 September 1863 and mustered out on 23 June 1864 in New York City. The same day he mustered as 2nd Lieutenant, Company E, US Colored Troops. He was promoted to First Lieutenant, Company G, on 8 November 1865, and mustered out with his Company on 16 June 1866.
References & notes
Basic information from State of New York1. Details from his Compiled Military Service Records, US Archives, via the Historical Data Systems database. His picture here with the kind permission of Joseph Maghe, from a CDV in his collection.