(1841 - 1927)
Home State: Pennsylvania
Branch of Service: Infantry
Age 20, he enlisted on 21 June 1861 at Mt Pleasant and mustered as Private, Company E, 28th Pennsylvania Infantry on 20 July in Harrisburg. He transferred to Company B, date not given.
On the Campaign
He was seriously wounded through the groin in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was discharged on a Surgeon's Certificate 28 February 1863 at Alexandria, VA.
References & notes
04/11/1927; burial in Grandview Cemetery, Fort Collins, CO
1 Bates, Samuel Penniman, History of the Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-65, Harrisburg: State of Pennsylvania, 1868-1871, Vol. 1, pp. 443 - 444 [AotW citation 8055]
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. 343 [AotW citation 25360]