(1839 - 1862)
Home State: Maine
Education: Bowdoin College, Class of 1860
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 7th Maine Infantry
A Bowdoin graduate, from Bethel, he enrolled in Company I, 7th Maine Infantry as 2nd Lieutenant on 28 February 1862.
On the Campaign
He was killed in action on 17 September 1862 at Antietam.
The rest of the War
His body was returned home and buried there on 9 October 1862.
References & notes
10/12/1839; Bethel, ME
09/17/1862 Sharpsburg, MD; burial in Bethel, ME
1 Hyde, Thomas W., Casualties in the Seventh Maine Regiment in the Battle of Antietam, Lewiston Falls (Maine) Journal, 1862-10-02 [AotW citation 6681]
2 Maine State Archives, Maine State Documents, Civil War Era Soldiers' Portraits, Published c. 2000, first accessed 12 December 2014, <http://statedocs.maine.gov/arc_civilwarportraits/>, Source page: /arc_civilwarportraits/276/ [AotW citation 13422]