(c. 1836 - ?)
Home State: New York
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 21st New York Infantry
A 25 year old laborer, he enlisted on 17 May 1861 in Buffalo, NY to serve two years, and mustered in on 20 May as a Private in Company H, 21st New York Infantry. He was promoted to Corporal on 1 April 1862 and to Sergeant on 1 July.
On the Campaign
He was wounded in the neck in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
References & notes
c. 1836 in ENGLAND
1 Nelson, John H., As Grain Falls Before the Reaper: The Federal Hospital Sites and Identified Federal Casualties at Antietam, Hagerstown: John H. Nelson, 2004, pg. 120 [AotW citation 16215]
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, For the Year 1899, Ser. No. 20, pg. 179 [AotW citation 28221]