(1843 - 1905)
Home State: New Hampshire
Branch of Service: Artillery
He came to the US when he was about 5 years old. On 18 April 1861 at age 18, from Manchester, NH, he enlisted as Private in Company C, First New Hampshire Infantry, and mustered out on 9 August. He enlisted again in the First New Hampshire Light Artillery, and mustered on 26 September 1861. He was promoted to Corporal, date not given.
On the Campaign
He was wounded in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He reenlisted on 26 December 1863 and was wounded again, in action at Petersburg, VA on 27 August 1864. He mustered out in Concord, NH on 9 June 1865.
After the War
He lived in Columbus, OH.
References & notes
03/1843 in CANADA
1905; burial in Mount Calvary Cemetery, Columbus, OH
1 State of New Hampshire, Adjutant-General's Office, and Augustus D. Ayling, AG, Revised Register of the Soldiers and Sailors of New Hampshire in the War of the Rebellion 1861-1866 , 2 Volumes, Concord: Ira C. Evans, Public Printer, 1895, Vol. 2, pg. 903 [AotW citation 20326]