He was born in 1825/26 (2 (39 in 1865)). He was born in Canada (2).
When he enlisted, he was 5 feet 10 inches tall, and had a dark complexion, grey eyes, and brown hair (2).
He was a substitute (1). He enlisted and was mustered into service on 23 March 1865 (1) or 28 March 1865 (2). He was enlisted for one year, at Reading, Pennsylvania, by Captain Derrill (2). He was a private in company C (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) (Stephen Harris)
2 company C, descriptive roll, entry 149 (Stephen Harris)
3 index to compiled service records of volunteer Union soldiers who served in organizations from the state of Pennsylvania (Stephen Harris)