Home State: Rhode Island
Branch of Service: Artillery
From North Providence, he mustered as Private, Battery A, First Rhode Island Light Artillery on 6 June 1861.
On the Campaign
He was with his Battery in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He served with the Battery until the end of his term, and mustered out on 17 June 1864.
After the War
He wrote the Battery History in 1904.
1 Aldrich, Thomas M., The History of Battery A, First Regiment Rhode Island Light Artillery, in the War to Preserve the Union, 1861-1865, Providence: Snow & Farnham, Printers, 1904, pg. 139, etc. [AotW citation 18661]
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. 741 [AotW citation 18662]