(1840 - 1862)
Home State: New York
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 122nd New York Infantry
A 22 year old farmer, he enlisted at Camilus as Private, Company H, 122nd New York Infantry on 2 August 1862.
On the Campaign
He died of typhoid fever at Downsville, MD on 19 October 1862.
After the War
He was reinterred from burial in Hagerstown, MD to the new National Cemetery in about 1867.
References & notes
05/17/1840; Camillus, NY
10/19/1862; Downsville, MD; burial in Antietam National Cemetery, Sharpsburg, MD
1 Antietam National Cemetery, Board of Trustees, History of Antietam National Cemetery, Baltimore: John W. Woods, Steam Printer, 1869 [AotW citation 3172]
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. 118 [AotW citation 16180]
3 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 1903, Ser. No. 36, pg. 218 [AotW citation 25058]