Home State: Rhode Island
Branch of Service: Artillery
From Providence, he mustered as Private in Battery A, 1st Rhode Island Artillery on 6 June 1861.
On the Campaign
He was wounded in the right calf in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was treated at the Hoffman Farm Hospital, Sharpsburg. He was discharged for wounds on 26 December 1862 at Providence, RI.
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. 161 [AotW citation 17475]
2 Dyer, Elisha, Annual Report of the Adjutant General of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations for the Year 1865 (corrected), 2 Volumes, Providence: E.L. Freeman & Son, 1893, Vol. 2, pg. 744 [AotW citation 18666]