(c. 1823 - 1862)
Home State: Michigan
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 7th Michigan Infantry
A miner from Portage Lake, he enlisted in Company F, Seventh Infantry, Aug. 7, 1861, at Portage Lake, for 3 years, age 38.
On the Campaign
He was mortally wounded in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
Died at Frederick, Md., Oct. 10. 1862, from wounds received in action at Antietam.
References & notes
c. 1823 in GERMANY
10/10/1862; 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 3754]
2 State of Michigan, Office of the Adjutant General, and George H. Brown, Adjutant General; George H. Turner, Asst. AG, compiler, Record of Service of Michigan Volunteers in the Civil War, 1861-1865, 46 volumes, Kalamazoo: Ihling Bros. & Everard, 1904-1915, Vol. 7, pg. 61 [AotW citation 12071]