(c. 1840 - 1862)
Home State: New York
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 51st New York Infantry
Age 21, he enlisted 20 September 1861 in New York City for three years and mustered as Private, Company B, 51st New York Infantry on 27 September. He was promoted to Corporal in 1862.
On the Campaign
He was killed in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was reinterred from his original burial on the Antietam battlefield to the National Cemetery during or before 1867.
References & notes
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 4078]
2 State of New York, Adjutant-General, Annual Report of the Adjutant General of the State of New York [year]: Registers of the [units], 43 Volumes, Albany: James B. Lyon, State Printer, 1893-1905, For the Year 1900, Ser. No. 25, pg. 186 [AotW citation 22452]