(c. 1804 - 1883)
Home State: New York
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 103rd New York Infantry
Giving his age as 40, he enlisted in New York City for three years and mustered as Private in Company B, 103rd New York Infantry on 27 November 1861.
On the Campaign
He was wounded by gunshot to his leg in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was treated in US Army hospitals in Frederick, MD, until 5 February 1863 when he returned to duty. He was discharged for disability on 19 March 1863 near Suffolk, VA.
After the War
He began to receive a small federal pension for his wound in 1864.
References & notes
08/15/1883; burial in The Evergreens Cemetery, Brooklyn, NY
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 1902, Ser. No. 33, pg. 847 [AotW citation 19829]
2 National Museum of Civil War Medicine, and Terry Reimer, Frederick Patient List, Published 2018, first accessed 17 September 2018, <http://www.civilwarmed.org/explore/primary-sources/databases/frederickpatient/>, Source page: patient #695, 1.272 [AotW citation 19830]