James H. Cutting(c. 1843 - 1863)
Home State: Massachusetts
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 13th Massachusetts Infantry
Before the Antietam Campaign:
Age 18, a laborer in Shrewsbury on enlistment in July 1861 in Company K, 13th Massachusetts Infantry. Appointed Corporal (date?).
In the Antietam Campaign:
He was wounded in action on 17 September 1862.
The remainder of the War:
Discharged to enlist in the Regular Army in November 1862. Enlisted 8 November 1862 as Private in Company C, 18th US Infantry. Missing in action 20 September 1863 at Chickamauga, GA. No further record.
References, Sources, and other notes:
Basic information from Commonwealth of Massachusetts1. Family genealogist Thomas Wright shows his death in 1863 (listing) from Massachusetts Vital Records.
|Place of Birth: Boylston, MA |
Death Place: Chickamauga, GA
1 Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Adjutant General, Massachusetts Soldiers, Sailors, and Marines in the Civil War, 8 Vols, Norwood (MA): Norwood Press, 1931-35, Vol. 2, pp. 121 - 126; Vol. 6, pg. 803 [AotW citation 7010]
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