(c. 1830 - 1862)
Home State: New York
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 57th New York Infantry
He was age 31 when he enlisted in Company K, 57th NY Infantry in August 1861 in Poughkeepsie.
On the Campaign
He was mortally wounded by a gunshot through the left leg in action on 17 September 1862 at Antietam.
The rest of the War
He was treated at a hospital in Frederick, MD, but died there of wounds on 29 September (or 19 October) 1862.
References & notes
09/29/1862 Frederick, MD; burial in Antietam National Cemetery, Sharpsburg, MD
1 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 26 (for 1900) [AotW citation 7766]
2 Nelson, John H., As Grain Falls Before the Reaper: The Federal Hospital Sites and Identified Federal Casualties at Antietam, Hagerstown: John H. Nelson, 2004, pg. 147 [AotW citation 16938]