(c. 1821 - 1862)
Home State: New York
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 51st New York Infantry
Age 40, he enlisted 14 August 1861 and mustered as Private in Company C, 51st New York Infantry on 9 September.
On the Campaign
He was mortally wounded by gunshot to the pelvis in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was treated at a field hospital near the battlefield then admitted to the US Army "Camp A" hospital in Frederick, MD on 3 October. By December he was well enough to walk but took a bad fall on the 14th, after which his health failed. He died of his wounds on 24 December 1862.
References & notes
12/24/1862; Frederick, MD; burial in Antietam National Cemetery, Sharpsburg, MD
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 1900, Ser. No. 25, pg. 56 [AotW citation 21832]
2 Barnes, Joseph K., and US Army, Office of the Surgeon General, The Medical and Surgical History of the War of the Rebellion, 6 books, Washington DC: US Government Printing Office, 1870, Part II, Vol II, pg. 225 [AotW citation 21833]
3 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 #102 [AotW citation 21834]