(c. 1842 - 1862)
Home State: Ohio
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 7th Ohio Infantry
Age 19, he enlisted in Company F, 7th Ohio Infantry for 3 years on 30 June 1861 and was appointed Corporal. He was promoted to First Sergeant on 1 June 1862. He was wounded in action at Cedar Mountain, VA on 9 August 1862.
On the Campaign
He was killed in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was reinterred from his original burial on the Antietam battlefield to the National Cemetery during or before 1867.
References & notes
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 3301]
2 State of Ohio, Roster Commission, Official Roster of the Soldiers of the State of Ohio in the War of the Rebellion, 1861-1866, 12 Volumes, Akron: The Werner Company, 1893-95, Vol. 2, pg. 220 [AotW citation 13031]