(1837 - 1862)
Home State: Ohio
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 30th Ohio Infantry
Age 23, he enlisted as Private in Company D, 30th Ohio Infantry on 16 August 1861.
On the Campaign
He was killed in action at Fox's Gap on South Mountain, MD on 14 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was reinterred from his original burial on South Mountain to the new National Cemetery about 1867.
References & notes
More on the Web
His name is on the Company D, 30th Ohio Volunteer Regiment Monument (dedicated 4 July 1876) in New Lexington, OH; more about it online [search monuments] from the Cincinnati Museum Center.
1837; Perry County, OH
09/14/1862; Fox's Gap, 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 3676]
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. 3, pg. 406 [AotW citation 22194]