(1831 - 1862)
Home State: Pennsylvania
Branch of Service: Infantry
A 22 year old laborer from Butler County, he enlisted as Corporal, Company D, 137th Pennsylvania Infantry on 23 August 1862.
On the Campaign
He died of disease in a hospital in Frederick, MD on 24 October 1862.
After the War
He was reinterred from his original burial in Frederick, MD to the National Cemetery in about 1867.
References & notes
1831; Butler County, PA
10/24/1862; 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 3340]
2 Bates, Samuel Penniman, History of the Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-65, Harrisburg: State of Pennsylvania, 1868-1871 [AotW citation 25061]