(1839 - 1900)
Home State: Michigan
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 7th Michigan Infantry
From Oakland County. Enlisted in Company H, Seventh Infantry, Aug. 13, 1861, at Oxford, for 3 years, age 22.
On the Campaign
Promoted to Corporal on 18 September 1862.
The rest of the War
Re-enlisted Dec. 18, 1863, at Stevensburg, Va. Promoted to Sergeant March 1, 1864. Taken prisoner at Ream's Station, Va., Aug. 25, 1864. Returned to regiment May 17, 1865. Mustered out at Jeffersonville, Ind., July 5, 1865.
References & notes
07/01/1900; burial in Rural Hill Cemetery, Northville, MI
1 State of Michigan, Office of the Adjutant General, and George H. Brown, Adjutant General; George H. Turner, Asst. AG, compiler, Record of Service of Michigan Volunteers in the Civil War, 1861-1865, 46 volumes, Kalamazoo: Ihling Bros. & Everard, 1904-1915, Vol. 7, pp. 82 - 85 [AotW citation 12106]