(c. 1826 - 1862)
Home State: New York
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 69th New York Infantry
Age 35, he enlisted in Company F, 69th New York Infantry on 12 November 1861 in Brooklyn, and mustered as Private on 12 November.
On the Campaign
He was mortally wounded in the left thigh in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He died of wounds at Hospital #5, Frederick, MD on 25 October 1862. Originally buried in Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Frederick. Removed and reinterred soon after.
References & notes
10/25/1862; Frederick, MD; burial in Holy Cross Cemetery, Brooklyn, NY
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, pp. 122, 123 [AotW citation 16258]
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 1901, Serial No. 28, pg. 10 [AotW citation 17514]
3 McLernon, Robert, Casualty List, 69th New York Volunteer Infantry, Meagher's Irish Brigade, Bloody Lane, Antietam, Maryland, September 17, 1862, Springfield (Va): R. McLernon, 2014 [AotW citation 17515]