(c. 1838 - 1884)
Home State: Massachusetts
Branch of Service: Infantry
A 23 year old shoemaker from West Newberry, he enlisted 26 July 1861 in Company A, 19th Massachusetts Infantry.
On the Campaign
He was wounded in the arm in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He transferred to the 51st Company, 2nd Battalion, Veteran Reserve Corps on 9 September 1863 and mustered out 27 August 1864 at Philadelphia, PA.
References & notes
c. 1838; Georgetown, MA
04/21/1884 Hinsdale, MA; burial in Pine Grove Cemetery, Lynn, 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. 155 [AotW citation 17123]
2 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. 415 [AotW citation 17729]