He was born in 1825/26 (2 (35 in 1861)).
He also served in the 2nd Maryland Volunteers (3).
He enlisted and was mustered into service on 20 August 1861 (1, 2). He enlisted and was mustered in at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (2). He was a private in company D (1, 3).
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) (Francis Clapp)
2 Civil War Veterans' Card File, available at the Pennsylvania State Archives, searched 8 August 2004 (Francis Clapp)
3 index to compiled service records of volunteer Union soldiers who served in organizations from the state of Pennsylvania (Francis Clapp)