Unit: D Co, 2d Cavalry
Reenlisted: March 26, 1864 in Washington, D.C. He was 23. It was his third enlistment.
Date of birth: 1841
Hometown: Baden, Germany
Occupation prior to enlistment: Varnisher
Campaign: Civil War
Died: 24 October 1864
Age at death: 22 or 23
Cause of death: Died of wounds received in action (gunshot wound)
Location of fatality: Sandy Hook, Maryland
Place of interment: Antietam National Cemetery, Sharpsburg, Washington County, Maryland
Note: 2nd enlistment was October 25, 1862 in Alexandria, Virginia in D Co, 2d Cavalry. He was discharged on March 26, 1864 at Mitchell’s Station, Virginia, and held the rank of private.
He stood 5’5” with grey eyes, brown hair, and light complexion.