(c. 1841 - ?)
Home State: New York
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 9th New York Infantry
Age 20 years. Enlisted April 23, 1861 at New York City; mustered in as Corporal, Company B on May 4 to serve two years. He was promoted Sergeant, date not stated.
On the Campaign
In his after-action report, Colonel Kimball said "I cannot close this report without calling your special attention to ... Sergeants Dews, Whitney (wounded), and Schmidt; Corporals Farrell (wounded) Cornell and Roberts, Company B..."
The rest of the War
He was discharged for disability June 4, 1863.
References & notes
Service data from State of New York1.