(1836 - 1883)
Home State: Indiana
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 27th Indiana Infantry
A 26 year old farmer in Daviess County, he mustered as Private, Company I, 27th Indiana Infantry on 1 September 1862.
On the Campaign
He was present with his Company when his brother Robert was mortally wounded in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He transferred to Company H, 70th Indiana Infantry on 4 November 1864 in Atlanta and mustered out with them on 6 June 1865.
After the War
He returned to Indiana then spent some time homesteading in Kansas, but soon went back to Indiana and lived in Enora.
References & notes
04/26/1836; Harrison County, IN
04/21/1883; Elnora, IN; burial in Old Elnora Cemetery, Elnora, IN