(c. 1840 - 1862)
Home State: Pennsylvania
Branch of Service: Infantry
A 22 year old laborer from Butler County, he enlisted as Private, Company G, 137th Pennsylvania Infantry on 9 August 1862.
On the Campaign
He was mortally wounded in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He died of wounds on 9 October 1862 at a field hospital near Sharpsburg, MD.
References & notes
10/09/1862; Sharpsburg, 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 3197]
2 Bates, Samuel Penniman, History of the Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-65, Harrisburg: State of Pennsylvania, 1868-1871 [AotW citation 25060]