(1824 - 1900)
Home State: New York
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 34th New York Infantry
He was 36 years old when he enrolled on 1 May 1861, at Brockets Bridge, to serve two years. He mustered in as Captain, Company K, 34th New York Infantry on 15 June 1861. Promoted to Major on 1 July 1862.
On the Campaign
He commanded the Regiment early in the Campaign while Colonel Suiter was ill.
The rest of the War
Promoted to Lieutenant Colonel 22 January 1863, and mustered out with the regiment on 30 June 1863.
References & notes
06/18/1824 in NY
08/08/1900 Amsterdam, NY; burial in Dolgeville Cemetery, Dolgeville, NY
1 Chapin, Louis N., A Brief History of the Thirty-fourth Regiment N.Y.S.V. (1903), Little Falls (NY): Captain Henry Galpin CWRT, 1998, Intro., pp. 38 - 73 [AotW citation 8355]
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, Issue 22 (for the year 1900), pg. 161 [AotW citation 8365]