(c. 1834 - 1862)
Home State: Pennsylvania
Branch of Service: Infantry
He mustered into service as a Private in Company A, 132nd Pennsylvania Infantry on 14 August 1862.
On the Campaign
He was mortally wounded by an artillery shell in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He died of his wounds on 21 or 22 September 1862.
References & notes
c. 1834; Danville, Montour County, PA
09/22/1862; Sharpsburg, MD
1 Bates, Samuel Penniman, History of the Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-65, Harrisburg: State of Pennsylvania, 1868-1871 [AotW citation 11325]
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. 111 [AotW citation 26466]