(1834 - 1865)
Home State: New York
Branch of Service: Infantry
From New York, he was commissioned 2nd Lieutenant, Company A, 4th US Infantry in August 1861, and First Lieutenant, Company E, in September. He was at Yorktown, Gaines Mill, Malvern Hill, Manassas, Antietam, Fredericksburg, Chancellorsville, and Gettysburg.
The rest of the War
He was wounded at Petersburg, VA in 1864 and promoted to Captain in June 1864. Brevetted Major in March 1865.
References & notes
Basic information from Powell1. His age, 31, and burial place from his death notice in the New York Times of 26 September 1865. His nickname from the Journal (1911) of the Military Service Institution of the United States.
1834 in NY
09/23/1865; New York City, NY; burial in Calvary Cemetery