(c. 1842 - 1862)
Home State: Massachusetts
Branch of Service: Infantry
A 19 year old laborer, giving his residence as Ireland, he mustered as Private, Company F, 20th Massachusetts Infantry on 26 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 #905, during or before 1867.
References & notes
c. 1842 in IRELAND
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 3873]
2 Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Adjutant General, Massachusetts Soldiers, Sailors, and Marines in the Civil War, 8 Vols, Norwood (MA): Norwood Press, 1931-35, Vol. 2, pg. 545 [AotW citation 20698]