(c. 1828 - 1862)
Home State: New Hampshire
Branch of Service: Infantry
A resident of Claremont, he enlisted in Company G, 5th New Hampshire Infantry at age 33 on 27 September 1861 and mustered in 12 October 1861, as First Sergeant. He was appointed 2nd Lieutenant on 1 August 1862.
On the Campaign
He was wounded in the leg in action on 17 September 1862 at Antietam.
The rest of the War
By 1 October he was a patient at the Academy Hospital, Chambersburg, PA. He was again wounded, in action at Fredericksburg, VA on 13 December. He died of wounds on 24 December 1862.
References & notes
Basic information from Child1. Academy Hospital patient list in the Philadelphia Inquirer of 1 October 1862.
c. 1828; Newburyport, MA
12/24/1862 Falmouth, VA; burial in Pleasant Street Cemetery, Claremont, NH