(c. 1844 - 1862)
Home State: Illinois
Branch of Service: Cavalry
Unit: 8th Illinois Cavalry
From Lisle, IL, he enlisted as Private, Company E, 8th Illinois Cavalry on 14 September 1861.
On the Campaign
He was killed in action one year later on South Mountain, MD on 14 September 1862 at age 18.
09/14/1862; South Mountain, MD; burial in Naperville Cemetery, Naperville, IL
1 State of Illinois, Adjutant General, and J.N Reece, Brig. Gen, Adjutant General, Report of the Adjutant General of the State of Illinois (1861-66), 9 volumes, Springfield: Journal Company, Printers and Binders (State Printer), 1900-1902, Vol. 8, pg. 123 [AotW citation 25309]