(1838 - 1862)
Home State: Pennsylvania
Branch of Service: Infantry
A 21 year old farmer in Conneaut Township, Erie County, he mustered as Corporal, Company E, 111th Pennsylvania Infantry on 22 November 1861.
On the Campaign
He was killed in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
After the War
He was reinterred from his original burial on the battlefield to the National Cemetery in about 1867.
References & notes
07/22/1838; Keepville, Erie County, PA
09/17/1862; Sharpsburg, 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 3707]
2 Bates, Samuel Penniman, History of the Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-65, Harrisburg: State of Pennsylvania, 1868-1871 [AotW citation 23749]