(c. 1837 - 1862)
Home State: Massachusetts
Branch of Service: Cavalry
He was a 24 year old slater from Lancaster when he mustered on 17 December 1861 as Private in Company C, 15th Massachusetts Infantry.
On the Campaign
He was mortally wounded in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He died of his wounds at the Smoketown Hospital on 5 October 1862, and was buried there. Reinterred from burial at Smoketown, MD to the National Cemetery.
References & notes
10/05/1862 Smoketown, 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 3953]
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. 153 [AotW citation 5651]