(1844 - 1862)
Home State: New Jersey
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 13th New Jersey Infantry
He enlisted in Company F, 13th New Jersey Infantry on 28 July 1862 and mustered as Private on 25 August at age 18.
On the Campaign
He died of fever in camp on Maryland Heights, MD on 20 October 1862. His body was returned home for burial.
10/20/1862; Maryland Heights, MD; burial in Mount Pleasant Cemetery, Newark, NJ
1 Toombs, Samuel, Reminiscences of the War ... the Thirteenth Regiment New Jersey Volunteers, Orange (NJ): The (Orange) Journal, 1878, pg. 29 [AotW citation 7873]
2 State of New Jersey, Adjutant-General's Office, and William S. Stryker, Adjutant General, Record of Officers and Men of New Jersey in the Civil War, 1861-1865, 2 volumes, Trenton: John L. Murphy, Steam Book and Job Printer, 1876, pg. 647 [AotW citation 17176]