(1841 - 1907)
Home State: Massachusetts
Branch of Service: Infantry
A 20 year old clerk from South Boston, he enlisted in Company B, 19th Massachusetts Infantry on 6 August 1861.
On the Campaign
He suffered a flesh wound in the right thigh in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was treated at the Hoffman Farm Hospital, Sharpsburg, and a hospital in Frederick, MD. He was discharged for wounds on 14 January 1863 at Frederick.
References & notes
08/21/1907; burial in Merrimack Cemetery, West Newbury, MA
1 Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Adjutant General, Massachusetts Soldiers, Sailors, and Marines in the Civil War, 8 Vols, Norwood (MA): Norwood Press, 1931-35, Vol. 2, pg. 422 [AotW citation 16573]
2 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. 155 [AotW citation 17096]