(1840 - 1923)
Home State: Pennsylvania
Branch of Service: Infantry
He enlisted in Company B, 28th Pennsylvania Infantry on 30 October 1861.
On the Campaign
He was slightly wounded - bruised on the arm - in action on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He reenlisted in 1864 and mustered out with his Company on 18 July 1865.
After the War
At the 1880 US Census he was a laborer in South Huntingdon, PA.
References & notes
02/25/1840; Mount Pleasant, Westmoreland County, PA
08/24/1923; San Diego, CA; burial in Mount Hope Cemetery, San Diego, CA
1 Bates, Samuel Penniman, History of the Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-65, Harrisburg: State of Pennsylvania, 1868-1871, Vol. 1, pp. 443 - 444 [AotW citation 8048]
2 Nelson, John H., As Grain Falls Before the Reaper: The Federal Hospital Sites and Identified Federal Casualties at Antietam, Hagerstown: John H. Nelson, 2004, pg. 157 [AotW citation 17274]