He was born in 1843/44 (2 (21 in 1865)). He was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (2).
When he enlisted, he was a mason (2).
When he enlisted, he was 5 feet 5 inches tall, and had a dark complexion, brown eyes, and dark hair (2).
He was drafted from the seventh congressional district (1, 2). He enlisted and was mustered into service on 18 March 1865 (1, 2). He was enlisted for one year, at West Chester, Pennsylvania, by Captain Chrisman (2). He was a private in company H (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) (Edward Rogers)
2 company H, descriptive roll, #162 (Edward Rogers)
3 index to compiled service records of volunteer Union soldiers who served in organizations from the state of Pennsylvania (Edward Rogers)