(1831 - 1862)
Home State: Pennsylvania
Branch of Service: Infantry
A 30 year old tailor in the village of Liverpool in Perry County, he mustered into service as Private, Company B, 7th Pennsylvania Reserves on 4 May 1861.
On the Campaign
He was mortally wounded in action at Turner's Gap on South Mountain, MD, on 14 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He died of wounds on 20 September 1862.
References & notes
06/22/1831 in PA
09/20/1862; burial in Liverpool Union Cemetery, Liverpool, PA
1 Bates, Samuel Penniman, History of the Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-65, Harrisburg: State of Pennsylvania, 1868-1871 [AotW citation 22768]
2 Sypher, Josiah Rhinehart, History of the Pennsylvania Reserve Corps, Lancaster, PA: Elias Barr and Company, 1865, pg. 637 [AotW citation 22769]