(1840 - 1884)
Home State: New York
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 9th New York Infantry
He enlisted in Company B, 9th New York Infantry at age 21 on 27 August 1861.
On the Campaign
He was wounded in action on 17 September 1862 at Antietam.
The rest of the War
He transferred to Company K, 3rd New York Infantry on 6 May 1863, and was discharged 14 May 1863. He was probably naturalized as an American citizen in March 1863.
After the War
He was living in New York City in the 1880 US Census.
References & notes
03/07/1840; Baden-Württemberg, GERMANY
04/01/1884; burial in Calvary Cemetery, Woodside, Queens, New York
1 Graham, Matthew John, The Ninth Regiment, New York Volunteers (Hawkins' Zouaves), New York: E.P. Coby & Company, Printers, 1900, pg. 581 [AotW citation 14169]
2 State of New York, Adjutant-General, Annual Report of the Adjutant General of the State of New York [year]: Registers of the [units], 43 Volumes, Albany: James B. Lyon, State Printer, 1893-1905, Issue 18 (for the year 1899), pg. 543 [AotW citation 14216]