(1829 - 1886)
Home State: Rhode Island
Branch of Service: Artillery
From Providence, he mustered as Private in Battery A, 1st Rhode Island Artillery on 6 June 1861.
On the Campaign
He was wounded in the right side of his neck in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was treated at the Hoffman Farm Hospital in Sharpsburg and returned to his Battery in February 1863. He was promoted to Corporal onn
References & notes
12/04/1886; burial in North Burial Ground, Providence, RI
1 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. 754 [AotW citation 18670]
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. 359 [AotW citation 18671]