(1839 - 1920)
Home State: Pennsylvania
Branch of Service: Infantry
He enlisted as Corporal in Company F, 111th Pennsylvania Infantry on 25 November 1861.
On the Campaign
He was wounded by gunshot, losing his right eye, in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was treated at the Smoketown Hospital, near Sharpsburg, and discharged, date unknown, for wounds.
After the War
He was a farmer.
References & notes
07/22/1839 in PA
05/13/1920; Erie, PA; burial in North East Cemetery, North East, PA
1 Bates, Samuel Penniman, History of the Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-65, Harrisburg: State of Pennsylvania, 1868-1871 [AotW citation 10942]
2 Nelson, John H., As Grain Falls Before the Reaper: The Federal Hospital Sites and Identified Federal Casualties at Antietam, Hagerstown: John H. Nelson, 2004, pg. 162 [AotW citation 17464]