Rank: First Lieutenant
Unit: 2d Dragoons
Enlisted: United States Military Academy class of 1843 in Appointed from Pennsylvania
Campaign: Plains Indian War (pre Civil War)
Died: 21 July 1848
Age at death: 30
Location of fatality: Vera Cruz, Mexico
Notes: 38th in his class of 41 graduated cadets. Bvt. Second Lieut., 2d Dragoons, July 1, 1840. Served: at the Cavalry School for Practice, Carlisle, Pa., 1840; in the Florida War, 1840‑41; on frontier duty at Ft. Towson, I. T., 1842, — (Second Lieut., 2d Dragoons, June 23, 1841) and Ft. Washita, I. T., 1843‑45; in Military Occupation of Texas, 1845‑46; in the War with Mexico, 1846‑47, being engaged in the Siege (First Lieut., 2d Dragoons, February. 16, 1847) of Vera Cruz, Mar. 9‑29, 1847; on Recruiting service, 1847‑48; and in the War with Mexico, 1848.