(c. 1833 - ?)
Home State: Massachusetts
Branch of Service: Infantry
A 29 year old laborer from Lexington, he enlisted 19 March 1862 in Company B, 19th Massachusetts Infantry.
On the Campaign
He was wounded in the left thigh in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was treated at the Hoffman Farm hospital at Sharpsburg, then moved to the Carver General Hospital, Washington, DC, where he was discharged for disability on 29 December 1862. He enlisted again, on 7 March 1864 in Company F, 28th Massachusetts Infantry. He transferred to Company A, and was wounded yet again, on 10 May 1864 at the Po River, VA. He was discharged for wounds in Washington, DC on 17 March 1865.
References & notes
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. 425; Vol. 3, pg. 235 [AotW citation 17745]
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. 291 [AotW citation 17746]