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Federal (USV)

Private

Solomon Martin

(c. 1826 - 1862)

Home State: Massachusetts

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 2nd Massachusetts Infantry

Before Antietam

A silk-printer from Lynn, he enlisted as First Sergeant in Company F, 2nd Massachusetts Infantry at age 35 in May 1861.

On the Campaign

He was killed in action on 17 September 1862 at Antietam.

References & notes

Basic information from Quint1. His gravesite is on Findagrave.

Birth

c. 1826; Portland, ME

Death

09/17/1862 Sharpsburg, MD; burial in Pine Grove Cemetery, Lynn, MA

Notes

1   Quint, Alonzo Hall, The Record of the Second Massachusetts Infantry: 1861-1865, Boston: James P. Walker, 1867, pp. 365 - 376  [AotW citation 14453]