(1826 - 1886)
Home State: New York
Command Billet: Commanding Regiment
Branch of Service: Infantry
Enlisted April 18, 1861 at Brooklyn, NY to serve 3 years (35 years of age) and mustered in May 23, 1861 as Captain in Company H.
Promoted to Major on February 20, 1862, he took over command of the Regiment at the Battle of Second Bull Run.
On the Campaign
He led his regiment in the early hours of the 17th as part of the spearhead of the Federal I Corps attack through the Cornfield.
The rest of the War
Promoted to Lieutenant-Colonel on October 1, 1862, he remained in command of his Regiment until discharged for disability on May 11, 1863.
After the War
He was Colonel of the 14th Regiment, New York National Guard, 1869 - 1878.
References & notes
10/2/1886; burial in Greenwood Cemetery Brooklyn, NY