(c. 1839 - 1862)
Home State: Pennsylvania
Branch of Service: Infantry
A 22 year old wood turner in Bridgeport, he enlisted and mustered as Private, Company I, 4th Pennsylvania Infantry for 3 months' service at Harrisburg and mustered out with them on 27 July. He enlisted again, and mustered as Corporal, Company C, 51st Pennsylvania Infantry in Harrisburg on 13 September 1861.
On the Campaign
He was killed in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
References & notes
09/17/1862; Sharpsburg, MD; burial in Montgomery Cemetery, Norristown, PA
1 Bates, Samuel Penniman, History of the Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-65, Harrisburg: State of Pennsylvania, 1868-1871 [AotW citation 11557]
2 Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, Adjutant-General, Pennsylvania Civil War Veterans' Card File, 1861-1866, Published <2005, first accessed 01 July 2005, <http://www.digitalarchives.state.pa.us/archive.asp?view=ArchiveIndexes&ArchiveID=17> [AotW citation 23188]