(c. 1835 - 1862)
Home State: Pennsylvania
Branch of Service: Infantry
Age 26, from Armstrong County, he enlisted on 8 June 1861 and mustered as First Sergeant, Company G, 11th Pennsylvania Reserves in Washington, DC on 29 July.
On the Campaign
He was killed in action near Turner's Gap on South Mountain on 14 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was originally buried in Burkittsville, MD but was reinterred in the new National Cemetery in about 1867.
References & notes
09/14/1862; Burkittsville, 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 4226]
2 Bates, Samuel Penniman, History of the Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-65, Harrisburg: State of Pennsylvania, 1868-1871 [AotW citation 26365]