(c. 1841 - 1862)
Home State: New York
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 4th New York Infantry
Age 20, he enlisted on 23 April 1861 in New York City and mustered as Private, Company C, 4th New York Infantry on 2 May.
On the Campaign
He was mortally wounded in the head in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He died of wounds at the Mt. Pleasant Hospital, Washington, DC on 4 October 1862.
References & notes
10/04/1862; Washington, DC; burial in US Soldiers' and Airmen's Home National Cemetery, Washington, DC
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 1898, Ser. No. 17, pg. 721 [AotW citation 20390]
2 Nelson, John H., As Grain Falls Before the Reaper: The Federal Hospital Sites and Identified Federal Casualties at Antietam, Hagerstown: John H. Nelson, 2004, pg. 319 [AotW citation 20391]