(c. 1841 - 1862)
Home State: West Virginia
Branch of Service: Infantry
Age 20, he enlisted as a Corporal in Company F, 7th West Virginia Infantry on 15 September 1861.
On the Campaign
He was mortally wounded in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He did of wounds at Smoketown, MD on 17 November 1862.
After the War
He was originally buried at Smoketown but was reinterred in the new Antietam National Cemetery in about 1867.
References & notes
11/17/1862; Smoketown, 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 3721]
2 State of West Virginia, Adjutant General's Office, and Francis P. Peirpoint, AG, Annual Report of the Adjutant General of the State of West Virginia for the Year ending December 31, 1864, Wheeling: John McDermot, Public Printer, 1865, pg. 160 [AotW citation 25144]