(c. 1837 - 1862)
Home State: Illinois
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 69th New York Infantry
He enlisted at Chicago, IL to serve three years, and mustered in as Private, Company D, 69th New York Infantry on 9 November 1861.
On the Campaign
He was mortally wounded in the belly in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862. He probably died the same day.
References & notes
09/17/1862; Sharpsburg, MD
1 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, Ser. No. 28, pg. 302 [AotW citation 18023]
2 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. 367 [AotW citation 18024]