(1841 - 1862)
Home State: Pennsylvania
Branch of Service: Infantry
Age 22, he enlisted on 1 July 1861 at Middletown and mustered into service as a Private, Company G, 6th Pennsylvania Reserves on 27 July in Washington, DC.
On the Campaign
He was mortally wounded in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He died of wounds at a field hospital on the Hoffman Farm near the battlefield on 19 September 1862.
References & notes
09/19/1862; Sharpsburg, MD; burial in Middletown Cemetery, Middletown, PA
1 Bates, Samuel Penniman, History of the Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-65, Harrisburg: State of Pennsylvania, 1868-1871 [AotW citation 11686]