Born: February 19, 1828, Indiana
Died: October 27, 1897
LIEUT CO C 52 IND INF
Enlisted in the Union Army from Shelbyville, Indiana on February 1, 1862 as a 1st Sergeant.
Promoted to Full 2nd Lieutenant on May 14, 1862.
Promoted to Full 1st Lieutenant on September 4, 1862.
Resigned March 2, 1865.
His military headstone was supplied by the Stockbridge Marble Co. of Massachusetts.
A second headstone is inscribed "Veteran Of Two Wars."
Based strictly on his year of birth I suspect he was also a veteran of the Mexican-American War