Unit: F Co, 2d Dragoons
Enlisted: May 21, 1856 in New York, New York. He was 25.
Hometown: Coblenz, Saxony
Occupation prior to enlistment: Soldier
Campaign: Plains Indian War (pre Civil War)
Died: 6 August 1856
Cause of death: Suicide – with gun
Location of fatality: Fort Riley, Kansas Territory,