(1839 - 1881)
Home State: Ohio
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 8th Ohio Infantry
He enlisted in Company C, 8th Ohio Infantry at age 18 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 3 April 1863 on a Surgeon's Certificate of disability. He enrolled as 2nd Lieutenant, Company E, 136th Ohio Infantry for 100 days' service on 2 May 1864, and mustered out 31 August 1864.
References & notes
09/11/1839; Monroe County, OH
04/26/1881; Bucyrus, OH; burial in Oakwood Cemetery, Bucyrus, OH
1 Sawyer, Franklin, and George A. Groot, editor, A Military History of the 8th Regiment Ohio Vol. Inf'y, Cleveland: Fairbanks & Co., Printers, 1881, pp. 203 - 205 [AotW citation 14794]
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. 244; Vol. 8, pg. 642 [AotW citation 14809]