(c. 1843 - 1864)
Home State: Massachusetts
Branch of Service: Infantry
An 18 year old shoemaker from Roxbury, 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 discharged for wounds at Boston, MA on 4 April 1863. He reenlisted in his old Company on 26 January 1864 and was again wounded, mortally, in action at Spottsylvania, VA on 10 May. He died of wounds on 20 May 1864.
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. 443 [AotW citation 17797]
2 Waitt, Ernest Linden (compiler), History of the Nineteenth Regiment, Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry, 1861-1865, Salem (MA): The Salem Press Co., 1906, pg. 144 [AotW citation 17798]