(c. 1821 - ?)
Home State: Ohio
Command Billet: Commanding Regiment
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 7th Ohio Infantry
see his Battle Report
He had Militia experience before the War. He was appointed Captain, Company G, 7th Ohio Infantry on 14 June 1861 at age 40.
On the Campaign
He assumed command of the Regiment at Antietam after the next senior officer, Major Crane, took charge of the Tyndale's Brigade.
The rest of the War
He wrote the after-action report for his Regiment. He resigned his commission on 17 April 1863. Some records show he'd been appointed Major later in 1863, but that commission revoked; and that he resigned as late as 1864.
References & notes
Service data from the Roster1.
More on the Web
See a bio sketch at eHistory from George L. Wood's The Seventh Regiment: A Record, New York: James Miller, 1865.