(c. 1832 - ?)
Home State: Ohio
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 7th Ohio Infantry
He entered service on 7 June 1861 at age 29, as Private in Company D, 7th Ohio Infantry.
On the Campaign
He was wounded in the shoulder and arm in action on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was captured in action at Chancellorsville, VA on 3 May 1863 and returned to duty (paroled). He was listed missing in action at Dallas, GA on 25 May 1864. Records from Andersonville Prison, GA show he was captured near Dallas and held at Andersonville and Florence, SC. He was released on 28 February 1865 and exchanged at Goldsboro, NC. He mustered out on 28 April 1865.
References & notes
1 Wilson, Lawrence, and the Historical Committee of the Regimental Association, Itinerary of the Seventh Ohio Infantry 1861-1864, New York: The Neale Publishing Co., 1907, pp. 640, 641, 568, 569 [AotW citation 13062]
2 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. 2, pg. 215 [AotW citation 13098]