(1840 - 1901)
Home State: Pennsylvania
Branch of Service: Infantry
A 21 year old farmer, he enlisted in Spring, PA and mustered into service as Sergeant, Company H, 111th Pennsylvania Infantry on 15 September 1861.
On the Campaign
He was one of the 2 (with Private Daniel Gibson) out of 17 men of the Company in action at the battle who answered the roll at the end of the day.
The rest of the War
He reenlisted in December 1863 and mustered out with his Company on 19 July 1865.
After the War
The Township of Spring, Crawford County paid him (and other reenlisted veterans) a bonus of $200 in September 1866.
References & notes
02/1840; Erie County, PA
06/01/1901; burial in Spring Cemetery, Springboro, PA