(1838 - 1862)
Home State: Ohio
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 23rd Ohio Infantry
In 1860 he was 22 years old and lived on his parent's small farm at West Liberty in Logan County, OH. He enlisted in Company F of the 23rd Ohio Infantry on 5 June 1861 at Columbus, Ohio.
On the Campaign
He was killed in action at Fox's Gap on South Mountain on 14 September.
References & notes
07/27/1838; Pendleton County, VA
09/14/1862; Fox's Gap, Maryland; burial in Antietam National Cemetery, Sharpsburg, MD
1 State of Ohio, Roster Commission, Official Roster of the Soldiers of the State of Ohio in the War of the Rebellion, 1861-1866, 12 Volumes, Akron: The Werner Company, 1893-95, Vol. 3, pg. 105 [AotW citation 7824]