(1832 - 1902)
Home State: Maryland
Command Billet: Battery Commander
Branch of Service: Artillery
Unit: Maryland Light Artillery, Battery B
see his Battle Report
He mustered in as First Lieutenant in Battery B of the 1st Maryland Light Artillery on 31 August 1861.
On the Campaign
He led the battery on the Maryland Campaign in the absence of Captain Snow, sick.
The rest of the War
He was discharged on 23 December 1862.
After the War
He is listed in the 1887 Port Deposit town directory as Town Agent for Insurance. His old CO, Alonzo Snow, was Postmaster.
References & notes
01/20/1832; Sharptown, NJ
05/07/1902; Port Deposit, MD; burial in Hopewell Methodist Cemetery, Port Deposit, MD
1 Wilmer, L. Allison, and J.H. Jarrett, George H. Vernon, State Commissioners, History and Roster of Maryland Volunteers, War of 1861-5, Baltimore: Press of Guggenheimer, Weil & Co., 1898, Vol. 1, pg. 804 [AotW citation 20772]