(1840 - 1907)
Home State: Ohio
Command Billet: Soldier
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 12th Ohio Infantry
Enlisted 16 June 1861 in Company E, 12th Ohio Infantry.
On the Campaign
A Corporal in Company E, he was awarded the Medal of Honor for his actions in capturing a Confederate Captain and 4 men on South Mountain on 14 September.
The rest of the War
He served his 3-year term in the 12th, then re-enlisted and served in the 23rd Ohio veteran volunteer infantry. By the end of the War he had been promoted to 2nd Lieutenant, and mustered out 7 August 1865.
References & notes
Photo above from Historical Times, the quarterly newsletter of the Granville Ohio Historical Society, Volume VI, Number 1 (Winter 1992); published online in PDF.
7/20/1840; Chatham, OH
11/12/1907; burial in Cedar Hill Cemetery, Newark, OH