(c. 1839 - 1862)
Home State: Pennsylvania
Branch of Service: Infantry
Age 22, he enlisted on 20 September 1861 in Bellefonte and mustered into service as a Private in Company G, 51st Pennsylvania Infantry on 17 October in Harrisburg.
On the Campaign
He was mortally wounded in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He died of wounds and illness in the Citizens Volunteer Hospital, Philadelphia, PA on 25 November 1862.
References & notes
09/17/1862; Philadelphia, PA; burial in Philadelphia National Cemetery, Philadelphia, PA
1 Bates, Samuel Penniman, History of the Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-65, Harrisburg: State of Pennsylvania, 1868-1871 [AotW citation 11571]
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 23187]