(1838 - 1862)
Home State: Pennsylvania
Branch of Service: Infantry
Age 23, he enlisted on 28 June 1861 in Greensburg and mustered into service as a Private in Company H, 28th Pennsylvania Infantry on 11 July in Philadelphia. He transferred to Company B the next day and was commissioned 2nd Lieutenant on 5 June 1862.
On the Campaign
He was killed in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
References & notes
04/05/1838; Westmoreland County, PA
09/17/1862 Sharpsburg, MD; burial in Mill Grove Cemetery, South Huntingdon Township, Westmoreland County, PA
1 Bates, Samuel Penniman, History of the Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-65, Harrisburg: State of Pennsylvania, 1868-1871, Vol. 1, pp. 439 - 442 [AotW citation 8027]
2 Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, Adjutant-General, Pennsylvania Civil War Veterans' Card File, 1861-1866, Published <2005, first accessed 01 July 2005, <http://www.digitalarchives.state.pa.us/archive.asp?view=ArchiveIndexes&ArchiveID=17> [AotW citation 23153]