(c. 1838 - 1862)
Home State: New York
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 34th New York Infantry
He came to New York City from England with his family in 1851 at about age 13, and he was living with them in Columbia, Herkimer County, NY by 1855.
On 1 May 1861, by then a 23 year old carpenter in Cooperstown, NY, he enlisted in Columbia and mustered as Private, Company F, 34th New York Infantry on 15 June. He was promoted to Corporal, date not given.
On the Campaign
He was killed in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
References & notes
His service from the State of New York.1 Personal details from family genealogists and the US Census of 1860.
c. 1838; Brede, Sussex, ENGLAND
09/17/1862; Sharpsburg, MD
1 State of New York, Adjutant-General, Annual Report of the Adjutant General of the State of New York [year]: Registers of the [units], 43 Volumes, Albany: James B. Lyon, State Printer, 1893-1905, For the Year 1900, Ser. No. 22, pg. 180 [AotW citation 8278]