(c. 1843 - ?)
Home State: Maine
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 7th Maine Infantry
From Portland, he enlisted in Company G, 7th Maine Infantry at age 18, mustering on 21 August 1861.
On the Campaign
He was severely wounded in action on 17 September 1862, losing an arm while carrying a regimental guidon. He and the other "guidon boy" George Williams were ordered to the rear prior to the charge that afternoon, but had "snuck back" to the unit.
References & notes
1 Hyde, Thomas W., Casualties in the Seventh Maine Regiment in the Battle of Antietam, Lewiston Falls (Maine) Journal, 1862-10-02 [AotW citation 6663]
2 Hyde, Thomas Worcester, Following the Greek Cross or Memories of the Sixth Army Corps, Boston: Houghton, Mifflin and Company, 1894, pg. 100 [AotW citation 14233]