(1837 - 1862)
Home State: Maine
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 5th Maine Infantry
Age 26, from Bryant's Pond in Oxford County, he mustered as Private, Company I, 5th Maine Infantry on 24 June 1861.
On the Campaign
He was killed in action at Crampton's Gap on South Mountain on 14 September 1862.
References & notes
Service from the Adjutant General.1 Hometown and burial details from War Reminiscences of the Bethel Company, Company I, Fifth Maine Regiment, an article in the Bethel News of 13 January 1897; transcribed online from the Bethel Historical Society. It's not clear why, but he has a memorial [via Findagrave], along with two other Lufkins, Otis and Loren, in the Spotsylvania Confederate Cemetery, Spotsylvania, VA.
05/16/1837; Rumford, ME
09/14/1862 Crampton's Gap, MD; burial in Antietam National Cemetery, Sharpsburg, MD