Home State: New Jersey
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 13th New Jersey Infantry
He enlisted in Company F, 13th New Jersey Infantry on 2 August 1862 and mustered as Private on 25 August.
On the Campaign
He was wounded in action on 17 September 1862 at Antietam.
The rest of the War
He deserted on 18 November 1862 but returned to duty on 14 April 1863. He was discharged for wounds at Newark, NJ on 8 April 1864.
1 Toombs, Samuel, Reminiscences of the War ... the Thirteenth Regiment New Jersey Volunteers, Orange (NJ): The (Orange) Journal, 1878, pg. 22 [AotW citation 7864]
2 State of New Jersey, Adjutant-General's Office, and William S. Stryker, Adjutant General, Record of Officers and Men of New Jersey in the Civil War, 1861-1865, 2 volumes, Trenton: John L. Murphy, Steam Book and Job Printer, 1876, pg. 647 [AotW citation 17168]