(c. 1841 - 1862)
Home State: Pennsylvania
Branch of Service: Infantry
Age 20, he enlisted on 15 September 1861 in Upper Merion, and mustered into service in Harrisburg as a Private in Company I, 51st Pennsylvania Infantry on 28 September.
On the Campaign
He was admitted to a US Army hospital in Frederick, MD on 19 October for chronic dysentery and died there later that day.
After the War
He was reinterred from his original burial in Frederick to the National Cemetery in about 1867.
References & notes
10/19/1862; 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 3671]
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 23178]