Cyrus Curtis Clark(1830 - )
Home State: Connecticut
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 14th Connecticut Infantry
Before the Antietam Campaign:
A physician from Middletown. Enrolled as Captain, Company H, 1st Connecticut Heavy Artillery in May 1861. Discharged to take commission as Major, 14th Connecticut Infantry - mustered in on 23 August 1862.
The remainder of the War:
Wounded 13 December 1862 at Fredericksburg, VA. Discharged on disability 28 February 1863. Appointed Major and Paymaster US Volunteers 28 February 1863 and served to 1 November 1865.
After the War:
Practicing as a doctor in Middletown as of the 1870 Federal Census.
References, Sources, and other notes:
Basic information from Goddard1. Service data from Page2, with further detail from family genealogists online. His photograph from a CDV posted online by reenactors of Company G, 14th Connecticut.
|Birth State: ME |
1 Goddard, Henry Perkins, and Calvin Goddard Zon, editor, The Good Fight That Didn't End, Columbia: University of South Carolina Press, 2008, pp. 55 - 65 [AotW citation 9266]
2 Page, Charles D., History of the Fourteenth Regiment, Connecticut Vol. Infantry, Meriden (CT): The Horton Printing Co., 1906, pg. 373 [AotW citation 9269]
« Search for Another Participant