(c. 1841 - 1862)
Home State: Ohio
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 30th Ohio Infantry
Age 20, he enlisted as Private in Company K, 30th Ohio Infantry on 7 August 1861.
On the Campaign
He was reported missing in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862, with no further record.
The rest of the War
His mother began receiving a pension based on his service in June 1864, probably after he'd been declared dead.
References & notes
09/17/1862; Sharpsburg, MD
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. 125 [AotW citation 16299]
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. 3, pg 423 [AotW citation 22197]