(1839 - 1862)
Home State: Pennsylvania
Branch of Service: Infantry
He enlisted and mustered into service in Company H, 51st Pennsylvania Infantry on 19 August 1862.
On the Campaign
He was killed in action at Antietam less than a month later on 17 September 1862.
References & notes
09/17/1862; Sharpsburg, MD; burial in Elimsport Cemetery, Elimsport, PA
1 Bates, Samuel Penniman, History of the Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-65, Harrisburg: State of Pennsylvania, 1868-1871 [AotW citation 11560]
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 23184]