(1845 - 1862)
Home State: Maine
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 7th Maine Infantry
Age 17 (giving his age as 19), from Bowdinham, he mustered as Private, Company K, 7th Maine Infantry on 21 August 1862.
On the Campaign
Less than a month later he was killed in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
References & notes
05/20/1845; Bowdoinham, ME
09/17/1862 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 6689]
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. 190 [AotW citation 20798]