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Federal (USV)


Thomas Castle

Home State: Massachusetts

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 35th Massachusetts Infantry

Before Antietam

He was in Company B.

References & notes

Basic information from Carruth1. A 26 year old resident of Newburyport, MA, he enrolled at Private, Company B, 35th Massachusetts Infantry, and mustered in August 1862. He was in “every engagement the Regiment participated in”. Promoted to Corporal in 1863, Sergeant in October 1863, then Color Sergeant and First Sergeant in 1864. Discharged on expiration of enlistment on 9 June 1865. He was living in New Bedford in 1884.


1   Carruth, Sumner, and others of the Committee of the Regimental Association, History of the Thirty-Fifth Regiment Massachusetts Volunteers, 1862-1865, Boston: Mills, Knight & Company, 1884, Roster, pp. 13 - 14  [AotW citation 15064]