(1837 - 1862)
Home State: Pennsylvania
Branch of Service: Infantry
Not quite 25 years old, he enlisted in Doylestown on 8 August 1862 and mustered as Private, Company F, 128th Pennsylvania Infantry on 15 August in Harrisburg.
On the Campaign
He was mortally wounded in the leg in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He died of his wounds on 21 September 1862, probably at a field hospital near the battlefield.
References & notes
09/21/1862; Sharpsburg, MD; burial in Doylestown Mennonite Cemetery, Doylestown, PA
1 Bates, Samuel Penniman, History of the Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-65, Harrisburg: State of Pennsylvania, 1868-1871 [AotW citation 11188]
2 Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, Adjutant General's Office, Register of Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-1865, 16 volumes, Harrisburg [AotW citation 23916]