(1842 - 1916)
Home State: New Hampshire
Branch of Service: Infantry
Orphaned at age 10, he was a 19 year old store clerk in Boston when the war began, and he enlisted in the Company of Boston Fusileers. When it appeared that his unit would not see active war service, he went to Seabrook, NH and enlisted there as 2nd Sergeant in Company C, 6th New Hampshire Infantry on 16 September 1861. He was wounded in action at Chantilly, VA on 1 September 1862.
On the Campaign
He was with his Company in Maryland and was appointed 2nd Lieutenant on 13 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was promoted to First Lieutenant, Company A on 1 July 1863 and to Captain on 24 December 1863. He mustered out with his Company on 28 November 1864.
After the War
He was in business in Seabrook to 1867 then went to Red Oak, Iowa, where he was in the coal and ice business.
References & notes
03/18/1842; Hampton, NH
05/29/1916 Red Oak, IA; burial in Evergreen Cemetery, Red Oak, IA