(c. 1840 - 1862)
Home State: Pennsylvania
Branch of Service: Infantry
A 21 year old laborer in Philadelphia, he enlisted in Harrisburg on 25 June 1861 and mustered into service as Private, Company G, 12th Pennsylvania Reserves on 10 August.
On the Campaign
He was mortally wounded in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862 and died the next day.
09/18/1862; Sharpsburg, MD
1 Bates, Samuel Penniman, History of the Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-65, Harrisburg: State of Pennsylvania, 1868-1871 [AotW citation 22893]
2 Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, Adjutant-General, Pennsylvania Civil War Veterans' Card File, 1861-1866, Published <2005, first accessed 01 July 2005, <http://www.digitalarchives.state.pa.us/archive.asp?view=ArchiveIndexes&ArchiveID=17> [AotW citation 22894]
3 Hardin, Martin D., Twelfth Regiment Pennsylvania Reserve Volunteer Corps (41st Regiment of the Line) ..., New York City: M.D. Hardin, 1890, muster-out roll [AotW citation 22895]