(c. 1839 - 1862)
Home State: Maine
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 7th Maine Infantry
Age 22, from Dixmont, he mustered as Private, Company C, 7th Maine Infantry on 22 August 1861.
On the Campaign
He was mortally wounded by gunshot to the thigh in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was admitted to a US Army hospital in Frederick MD on 29 September but died there of wounds on 1 October 1862.
References & notes
c. 1839; Old Town, ME
10/01/1862 Frederick, MD; burial in Antietam National Cemetery, Sharpsburg, MD
1 Hyde, Thomas W., Casualties in the Seventh Maine Regiment in the Battle of Antietam, Lewiston Falls (Maine) Journal, 1862-10-02 [AotW citation 6628]
2 State of Maine, Adjutant General's Office, and John L. Hodsdon, AG, Annual Report of the Adjutant General of the State of Maine for the Year ending December 31, 1862, Augusta: Stevens and Sayward, Printers to the State, 1863, pg. 172 [AotW citation 20813]
3 National Museum of Civil War Medicine, and Terry Reimer, Frederick Patient List, Published 2018, first accessed 17 September 2018, <http://www.civilwarmed.org/explore/primary-sources/databases/frederickpatient/>, Source page: patient #4.875 [AotW citation 20814]