Home State: Rhode Island
Branch of Service: Infantry
He enlisted on 11 September 1861 in Company A, 4th Rhode Island Infantry. He was promoted and mustered as Sergeant on 30 October.
On the Campaign
Lt Colonel Curtis cited the Sergeant and others in his Report:
... who rallied, after the regiment was broken, on the left of the Fifty-first Pennsylvania, and continued fighting until all their ammunition was gone, when I ordered them to recross the river to regain the regiment.
The rest of the War
He was appointed 2nd Lieutenant, Company H, on 13 January 1863. He was recruiting duty in March 1864, and harbor master at Point Lookout, MD in May 1864. He mustered out 15 October 1864.
References & notes
Basic information from Dyer1.