Civil War Union Soldier. He was enrolled in the 1st New Jersey Volunteer Cavalry in November 26, 1861, and was mustered in as a recruit Private in Company A on December 2, 1861. He was promoted to Corporal on March 12, 1862, and to Sergeant on December 10, 1862. He served until he was mortally wounded in action, dying at the United States Army General Hospital in Baltimore, Maryland on June 12, 1864.
Inscription: Co. "A", 1st N.J. Cav.
Note: Enlisted on 11/26/61. He was wounded at an unknown place and time and D.O.W. at Baltimore, MD. PROMOTIONS: corp. 3/12/62; Sgt. 12/10/62.