(1825 - 1862)
Home State: New Hampshire
Command Billet: Commanding Company
Branch of Service: Infantry
He enlisted as Private in the Third US Artillery for Mexican War service in 1846. He rose to Sergeant by the time of his discharge in 1853. He then served in command of his local militia company. From Newcastle, he enrolled as Captain, Company D, 5th New Hampshire Infantry on 12 October 1861 at age 37.
On the Campaign
He commanded Company D in Maryland.
The rest of the War
He was killed in action at Fredericksburg, VA on 13 December 1862, while in command of the Regiment as senior officer, and carrying the colors.
References & notes
1825; New York City, NY
12/13/1862 Fredericksburg, VA; burial in Riverside Cemetery, New Castle, NH