(c. 1842 - 1862)
Home State: New York
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 69th New York Infantry
Age 19, he enlisted at New York City to serve three years, and mustered in as Private, Company C, 69th New York Infantry on 25 September 1861.
On the Campaign
He was mortally wounded, shot in the left temple and through the brain, in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He died of wounds after 3 days, on 20 September 1862..
References & notes
09/20/1862; 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. 229 [AotW citation 18044]
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. 313 [AotW citation 18045]