(c. 1831 - 1862)
Home State: Virginia
Branch of Service: Artillery
A 27 year old laborer he enlisted in Richmond, VA as Private, Battery G, 4th US Artillery on 16 November 1858 for 5 years.
On the Campaign
He died of chronic diarrhea at US Army General Hospital #5 in Frederick, MD on 22 (or 23) October 1862.
The rest of the War
He was initially buried in Frederick and was reinterred at the new Antietam National Cemetery in about 1867.
References & notes
c. 1831; Palma, ITALY
10/22/1862; Frederick, 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 3183]
2 US Army, Registers of Enlistments in the United States Army, 1798-1914, Washington, DC: National Archives, 1956, Vol. 053, pg. 198 [AotW citation 25073]