(1839 - 1862)
Home State: Maine
Branch of Service: Infantry
A 23 year old clerk, he enlisted 10 February 1862 in Company B, 19th Massachusetts Infantry.
On the Campaign
He was mortally wounded in the left leg, with fracture of the femur, in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was treated at the Hoffman Farm Hospital, then at the Smoketown Hospital, where he died of wounds on 5 October 1862.
References & notes
10/05/1862 Sharpsburg, MD; burial in Riverview Cemetery, Bucksport, ME
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 17737]
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. 167 [AotW citation 17738]