(1827 - 1862)
Home State: Massachusetts
Education: Harvard, Class of 1849
Command Billet: Assistant Regimental Surgeon
Branch of Service: Infantry
Grandson of the famous Revolutionary Rider. He attended Harvard College and received his medical degree from Harvard Medical School in 1849. In September 1861, Revere enlisted as Assistant Surgeon in the 20th Massachusetts Infantry, the same unit as his younger brother Paul Joseph Revere.
On the Campaign
Dr. Revere was shot and killed while caring for a wounded soldier during the Battle of Antietam on September 17, 1862.
References & notes
The photograph here from a CDV offered at auction by Cowan's in December 2008.
7/23/1827; Boston, MA
09/17/1862 Sharpsburg, MD