(1841 - 1904)
Home State: Michigan
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 8th Michigan Infantry
(Veteran), Clinton County. Enlisted in company B, Eighth Infantry on August 12, 1861, at St. Johns, for 3 years, age 19. 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 as Corporal on December 29, 1863, at Blain's Cross Roads, Tenn. Mustered on December 30, 1863. Captured and taken prisoner at Weldon R. R., Va. on August 19, 1864. Discharged at Camp Chase, Ohio on June 13, 1865.
References & notes
12/06/1841 in NY
06/11/1904; Montcalm County, MI; burial in Crystal Cemetery, Crystal, MI
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 10735]