Categories: Harrisburg, Pennsylvania | 54th Regiment, Massachusetts Infantry (Colored), United States Civil War | Killed in Action, United States Civil War | Beaufort National Cemetery, Beaufort, South Carolina.
Private in the all-black 54th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry regiment, Company I. Enlisted on 22 April 1863 from Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. He was 19 years old, single and working as a laborer when he enlisted. He was killed on 9 October 1863 in the trenches in front of Fort Wagner.
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