(c. 1843 - ?)
Home State: Massachusetts
Branch of Service: Infantry
An 18 year old spring maker from Boston, he enlisted in Company E, 19th Massachusetts Infantry on 25 July 1861.
On the Campaign
He was wounded in the leg in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was treated at hospitals in Frederick, MD and West Philadelphia, PA. He reenlisted 20 December 1863, by then a Sergeant. He transferred to Company D, date not given, and mustered out with them on 30 June 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. 442 [AotW citation 17794]
2 Waitt, Ernest Linden (compiler), History of the Nineteenth Regiment, Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry, 1861-1865, Salem (MA): The Salem Press Co., 1906, pg. 145 [AotW citation 17795]
3 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. 196 [AotW citation 17796]