(1842 - 1862)
Home State: New York
Branch of Service: Infantry
Age 19, he enlisted in Kingston and mustered as Private, Company A, 20th New York State Militia (80th Infantry) on 23 October 1861. He was promoted to Corporal, date not given.
On the Campaign
He was mortally wounded in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was treated at the Smoketown field hospital, but died of wounds on 28 September 1862.
References & notes
09/28/1862; Sharpsburg, MD; burial in Stanford Cemetery, Stanfordville, NY
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 1901, Ser. No. 29, pg. 1324 [AotW citation 22606]
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. 416 [AotW citation 22607]