Home State: Michigan
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 8th Michigan Infantry
(Veteran), Shiawassec County. Enlisted in company I, Eighth Infantry, as Sergeant on September 13, 1861, at Woodhull, for 3 years, age 34. Mustered on September 23, 1861.
On the Campaign
He was wounded in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
Re-enlisted on February 17, 1864. at Detroit. Mustered on February 17, 1864. First Sergeant in January, 1864. First Lieutenant on May 1, 1865. No further record.
References & notes
Basic information from State of Michigan1. Thanks to Steve Maczuga for publishing the 8th Michigan information in his excellent database.
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 10733]