(c. 1829 - 1862)
Home State: Massachusetts
Branch of Service: Infantry
A 32 year old shoemaker in Canton, MA, he enlisted as Private in Company A, 4th Massachusetts Infantry on 16 April 1861 for 3 months and mustered out on Long Island, Boston Harbor on 22 July. He reenlisted and mustered as Corporal, Company K, 20th Massachusetts Infantry on 23 August 1861.
On the Campaign
He was killed in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was reinterred from his original burial on the Antietam battlefield to the National Cemetery, grave #903, during or before 1867.
References & notes
09/17/1862 Sharpsburg, MD; burial in Antietam National Cemetery, Sharpsburg, MD
1 Antietam National Cemetery, Board of Trustees, History of Antietam National Cemetery, Baltimore: John W. Woods, Steam Printer, 1869 [AotW citation 3711]
2 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. 207; Vol. 2, pg. 582 [AotW citation 20694]