(1823 - 1897)
Home State: Pennsylvania
Branch of Service: Infantry
A 38 year old farmer in Wayne County, he enlisted there and mustered into service as Sergeant, Company A, 56th Pennsylvania Infantry on 14 October in Harrisburg.
On the Campaign
He was wounded in action near Turner's Gap on South Mountain on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was discharged for wounds, date not given.
09/29/1833 in PA
02/27/1897; burial in Vincent Cemetery, Osborne, KS
1 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 23254]
2 Bates, Samuel Penniman, History of the Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-65, Harrisburg: State of Pennsylvania, 1868-1871 [AotW citation 23255]