He enlisted in Rochester in 1861 and served until
1865 . He served as a Private in Co. K, 8th N.Y.
Cavalry and later transferred to the 5th
Independent Battery, New York Light Artillery.
He served as officer of the day at several
Source: NY Dept. Woman’s Relief Corps Journal 1939
and Journal of the 73rd National Encampment, GAR
Submitted by Lorraine Orton, PDP-WRC.