(c. 1843 - 1862)
Home State: Michigan
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 8th Michigan Infantry
From Alaiedon, he enlisted and mustered into Company C, Eighth Michigan Infantry on 16 August 1862 in Jackson, for 3 years at age 19.
On the Campaign
He was mortally wounded in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862, and died the same day. He was buried on the field [map].
After the War
He was reinterred in the new National Cemetery in about 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 4267]
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. 8, pg. 133 [AotW citation 11963]