(c. 1843 - 1862)
Home State: Ohio
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 36th Ohio Infantry
Age 19, he enlisted as a Private in Company K, 36th Ohio Infantry on 28 June 1862.
On the Campaign
He was mortally wounded by a gunshot to his leg in action at Fox's Gap on South Mountain on 14 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was admitted to a US Army hospital in Frederick, MD on 16 September and his leg was amputated, but he died of wounds there on 6 October 1862.
References & notes
c. 1843 in OH
10/06/1862; 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 3653]
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 [AotW citation 25095]
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 #3.721 [AotW citation 25096]