(c. 1838 - 1862)
Home State: Pennsylvania
Branch of Service: Infantry
Age 23, he enlisted and mustered into service as Private, Company F, 23rd Pennsylvania Infantry on 2 August 1861 in Philadelphia.
On the Campaign
He was admitted to a US Army hospital in Frederick, MD on 8 October and died there of chronic dysentery on 16 October 1862.
After the War
He was originally buried in Mt. Olivet Cemetery in Frederick but was reinterred in the National Cemetery about 1867.
References & notes
10/16/1862; 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 3485]
2 Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, Adjutant-General, Pennsylvania Civil War Veterans' Card File, 1861-1866, Published <2005, first accessed 01 July 2005, <http://www.digitalarchives.state.pa.us/archive.asp?view=ArchiveIndexes&ArchiveID=17> [AotW citation 23005]
3 National Museum of Civil War Medicine, and Terry Reimer, Frederick Patient List, Published 2018, first accessed 17 September 2018, <http://www.civilwarmed.org/explore/primary-sources/databases/frederickpatient/>, Source page: patient #202 [AotW citation 23006]