(c. 1824 - 1864)
Home State: New York
Command Billet: Commanding Regiment
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 95th New York Infantry
A lawyer from Rockland County, New York, he had been District Attorney and County Judge there. In 1861 he was appointed Captain of the "Warren Rifles", later Company F, 95th New York.
On the Campaign
In command of the 95th New York Infantry, part of the 2nd Brigade of the 1st Division, I Corps. The Brigade was held in reserve north of the Poffenberger farm to protect Hooker's I Corps artillery.
The rest of the War
Promoted to Lieutenant Colonel about the time of Antietam, he also led the Regiment at Fredericksburg, Chancellorsville, and Gettysburg. He was then promoted Colonel. He saw further action in the Wilderness and at Spottsylvania, but was mortally wounded at Cold Harbor and died shortly after.
References & notes
06/11/1864; in VA