(1843 - 1909)
Home State: Minnesota
Branch of Service: Sharpshooters
He mustered as Private, Second Company, Minnesota Sharpshooters at age 19 on 13 December 1861.
On the Campaign
He was wounded "badly, in the shoulder" in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was discharged for disability on 7 December 1862.
References & notes
01/1843 in NY
03/30/1909; burial in Leavenworth National Cemetery, Leavenworth, KS
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. 121 [AotW citation 16256]
2 State of Minnesota, Board of Commissioners, Minnesota in the Civil War and Indian Wars 1861-1865, 2 volumes, St. Paul: Pioneer Press Company, 1890-93, Vol. 1, pg. 517 [AotW citation 21254]