(c. 1831 - 1862)
Home State: New York
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 21st New York Infantry
A 30 year old mason, he enlisted 9 May 1861 at Buffalo to serve two years, and mustered in as Private, Company G, 21st New York Infantry on 20 May.
On the Campaign
He was killed in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
Originally buried on the battlefield, he was reinterred in the National Cemetery in about 1867.
References & notes
c. 1831 in IRELAND
09/17/1862; 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 3300]
2 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 1899, Serial No. 20, pg. 194 [AotW citation 17104]