Bugler, United States Army
at Hamilton County, Ohio, on August 16, 1847, he earned the during the Civil War while serving with Battery B, 4th
United States Artillery at Antietam, Maryland, on September 17, 1862. The
Medal was actually issued on June 30, 1894. He had volunteered at the age
of 15 to act as a cannoneer and as such served a gun under terrific fire
of the enemy.
He died on August 3, 1915 and was buried in Section 17, Grave 15513, of Arlington National Cemetery.
BUG B 4TH USA
DATE OF DEATH: 08/03/1915
BURIED AT: SECTION 17 SITE 15513
ARLINGTON NATIONAL CEMETERY
Updated: 15 March 2003 Updated: 22 October 2006
Photos By M. R. Patterson, April 2004