He was born in 1829/30 (2 (35 in 1865)). He was born in Ireland (2).
When he enlisted, he was a laborer (2).
When he enlisted, he was 5 feet 3-1/2 inches tall, and had a dark complexion, grey eyes, and dark hair (2).
He was a substitute (1, 2). He enlisted and was mustered into service, for one year, on 28 March 1865, at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (1, 2). He was enlisted and mustered into service by Captain Lehman (2). He was a private in company E (1, 4).
He mustered out on 10 July 1865 with his company (1). He was a private, in company E (4).
1 Bates, Samuel Penniman. History of Pennsylvania volunteers, 1861-5. Harrisburg: B. Singerly, state printer, 1869-71. 5 volumes. 'Ninety-first regiment', volume 3, pages 186-233. (In the roster)
2 descriptive roll, company E, entry 152
3 special order 55, headquarters, 3rd brigade, 1st division, 5th corps, 27 June 1865
4 index to compiled service records of volunteer Union soldiers who served in organizations from the state of Pennsylvania (John E Campbell)