(c. 1818 - ?)
Home State: Michigan
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 8th Michigan Infantry
From Detroit, he enlisted in Company I, Eighth Michigan Infantry on 26 August 1862 at Detroit for 3 years, at age 25. He was appointed Corporal.
On the Campaign
He was wounded in the right leg in action on South Mountain on 14 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was treated at a field hospital where his leg was amputated. He was in a US Army hospital in Fredrick, MD from 3 January to 5 February 1863, when he was discharged for disability.
References & notes
1 State of Michigan, Office of the Adjutant General, and George H. Brown, Adjutant General; George H. Turner, Asst. AG, compiler, Record of Service of Michigan Volunteers in the Civil War, 1861-1865, 46 volumes, Kalamazoo: Ihling Bros. & Everard, 1904-1915, Vol. 8, pg. 35 [AotW citation 21246]
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 #1.236 [AotW citation 21247]