(1842 - 1862)
Home State: Massachusetts
Branch of Service: Infantry
A 19 year old clerk in Salem, MA, he enlisted 15 April 1861 and mustered as Corporal, Company I, 8th Massachusetts (Militia) Infantry on 30 April. He mustered out on 1 August in Boston, then was commissioned 2nd Lieutenant, Company F, 35th Massachusetts Infantry on 19 August 1862.
On the Campaign
He was mortally wounded in action at Fox's Gap on South Mountain on 14 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He died of wounds in Middletown, MD on 22 September 1862.
References & notes
03/25/1842; Salem, MA
09/22/1862 Middletown, MD; burial in Harmony Grove Cemetery, Salem, MA
1 Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Adjutant General, Massachusetts Soldiers, Sailors, and Marines in the Civil War, 8 Vols, Norwood (MA): Norwood Press, 1931-35, Vol. 1, pg. 538; Vol. 3, pg. 683 [AotW citation 20404]
2 US Army, Military History Institute (USAMHI), Military Order of the Loyal Legion of the United States (MOLLUS)-Massachusetts Photograph Collection, Published 2009, <http://cdm16635.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/search/collection/p16635coll12/>, Source page: Vol. 96, pg. 4943 [AotW citation 20405]