(1828 - 1862)
Home State: Wisconsin
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 6th Wisconsin Infantry
From Avon, WI, he enlisted in Company G, 6th Wisconsin Infantry on 31 May 1861.
On the Campaign
He was mortally wounded in action at Turner's Gap on South Mountain in Maryland on 14 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He died of his wounds on 7 October 1862, probably at a US field hospital at Middletown, MD.
After the War
He was reinterred from his original burial at Middletown, MD to the new National Cemetery about 1867.
References & notes
08/14/1828; Sardinia, NY
10/07/1862; Middletown, 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 3267]
2 State of Wisconsin, Adjutant General's Office, and Chandler P. Chapman, Adj. Gen., Roster of Wisconsin Volunteers, War of the Rebellion, 1861-1865, 2 volumes, Madison: Democrat Printing Co., State Printers, 1886, Vol. 1, pp. 521 - 523 [AotW citation 10387]