(1843 - 1918)
Home State: Indiana
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 27th Indiana Infantry
An 18 year old farmer in Rush County, he mustered as Private, Company H, 27th Indiana Infantry on 11 August 1862.
On the Campaign
He was wounded in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was wounded again, in action at Gettysburg, PA on 3 July 1863 and returned to duty on 10 March 1864. He transferred to Company I, 70th Indiana Infantry in Atlanta, GA on 4 November 1865, and mustered out on 8 June 1865 in Washington, DC.
References & notes
01/01/1918; McCameron Township, Martin County, IN; burial in Mount Zion Cemetery, Burns City, IN