(1842 - 1911)
Home State: Massachusetts
Branch of Service: Infantry
A 19 year old shoe cutter in East Bridgewater, he mustered as Corporal, Company C, 29th Massachusetts Infantry on 22 May 1861. He was wounded in action at Savage''s Station, VA on 29 June 1862.
On the Campaign
He was wounded in the scalp in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was discharged for disability on 28 November 1862.
After the War
He lived in East Bridgewater, MA and was a member of the Grand Army of the Republic (GAR) Post #212 there.
References & notes
02/15/1842; East Bridgewater, MA
10/08/1911 East Bridgewater, MA; burial in Union Cemetery, East Bridgewater, MA
1 Nelson, John H., As Grain Falls Before the Reaper: The Federal Hospital Sites and Identified Federal Casualties at Antietam, Hagerstown: John H. Nelson, 2004, pg. 113 [AotW citation 16113]
2 Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Adjutant General, Massachusetts Soldiers, Sailors, and Marines in the Civil War, 8 Vols, Norwood (MA): Norwood Press, 1931-35, Vol. 3, pg. 289 [AotW citation 20754]