Home State: Pennsylvania
Command Billet: Company Commander
Branch of Service: Infantry
see his Battle Report
Begining October 15, 1861 he was Captain, Company D.
On the Campaign
Assumed command of the 56th Pennsylvania Infantry when LCol Hofmann took over the Brigade (2nd Brigade of the 1st Division, I Corps) on September 14.
On the 17th at Antietam, the Brigade was held in reserve north of the Poffenberger farm to protect Hooker's I Corps artillery.
The rest of the War
He resigned his commission March 25, 1863.
References & notes
Source: Bates, Samuel P., History of the Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-65, Harrisburg, 1868-1871. (online at Pennsylvania in the Civil War)