(1838 - 1862)
Home State: Pennsylvania
Branch of Service: Infantry
Age 24, he enlisted on 31 August 1861 in Norristown, and mustered into service as Private, Company A, 51st Pennsylvania Infantry on 12 September in Harrisburg.
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 11568]
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 23112]