(1840 - 1862)
Home State: Pennsylvania
Branch of Service: Infantry
He mustered into service as Private, Company F, 9th Pennsylvania Reserves on 7 July 1861.
On the Campaign
He died of disease at the Smoketown field hospital on 7 October 1861.
After the War
He was originally buried at Smoketown but was reinterred in the new Antietam National Cemetery in about 1867.
References & notes
11/23/1840; Smicksburg, PA
10/09/1862; 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 3869]
2 Bates, Samuel Penniman, History of the Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-65, Harrisburg: State of Pennsylvania, 1868-1871 [AotW citation 22680]