(1841 - 1877)
Home State: Ohio
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 8th Ohio Infantry
He enlisted in Company C, 8th Ohio Infantry at age 19 on 1 June 1861
On the Campaign
He was wounded in action on 17 September 1862 at Antietam.
The rest of the War
He was discharged on 12 February 1863 on a Surgeon's Certificate of disability.
References & notes
Basic information from Sawyer1. Details from the State Roster which has him as Joseph E. Collins.
02/01/1877; burial in Methodist Cemetery, Seneca County, OH