(c. 1836 - 1862)
Home State: Michigan
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 8th Michigan Infantry
From Genesee County, he enlisted in Company G, Eighth Infantry on 21 September 1861 at Flint, for 3 years, at age 25. He was appointed Corporal.
On the Campaign
He was mortally wounded by a gunshot in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was admitted to a US Army hospital in Frederick, MD on 24 September but died there on 3 December 1862.
After the War
He was originally buried in Mt. Olivet Cemetery in Frederick but was reinterred in the new Antietam National Cemetery in about 1867.
References & notes
12/03/1862; Frederick, MD; burial in Antietam National Cemetery, Sharpsburg, MD
1 State of Michigan, Office of the Adjutant General, and George H. Brown, Adjutant General; George H. Turner, Asst. AG, compiler, Record of Service of Michigan Volunteers in the Civil War, 1861-1865, 46 volumes, Kalamazoo: Ihling Bros. & Everard, 1904-1915, Vol. 8 [AotW citation 10718]
2 National Museum of Civil War Medicine, and Terry Reimer, Frederick Patient List, Published 2018, first accessed 17 September 2018, <http://www.civilwarmed.org/explore/primary-sources/databases/frederickpatient/>, Source page: patient #4.400 [AotW citation 25986]