(c. 1831 - 1862)
Home State: New York
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 51st New York Infantry
Age 30, he enlisted 7 October 1861 in New York City for three years and mustered as Private, Company C, 51st New York Infantry on 8 October.
On the Campaign
He was mortally wounded in the right arm in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
His arm was amputated, probably at a field hospital near the battlefield, and he was admitted to a US Army hospital in Frederick on 3 October. He died there of his wounds on 7 November 1862. He was originally buried in Frederick, MD and reinterred in the new National Cemetery in about 1867.
References & notes
11/07/1862; 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. 60 [AotW citation 22455]
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 #89 [AotW citation 22456]