(1838 - 1868)
Home State: Massachusetts
Branch of Service: Infantry
A 24 year old printer in Cambridge, he enlisted 23 August 1861 in Company G, 19th Massachusetts Infantry.
On the Campaign
He was wounded in the hand in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He mustered out at the end of his term on 28 August 1864.
After the War
Still working as a printer in Cambridge, he died of consumption (tuberculosis) at age 30 years, 7 months.
References & notes
09/24/1868; Cambridge, MA; burial in Cambridge Cemetery, Cambridge, MA
1 Nelson, John H., As Grain Falls Before the Reaper: The Federal Hospital Sites and Identified Federal Casualties at Antietam, Hagerstown: John H. Nelson, 2004, pg. 125 [AotW citation 16309]
2 Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Adjutant General, Massachusetts Soldiers, Sailors, and Marines in the Civil War, 8 Vols, Norwood (MA): Norwood Press, 1931-35, Vol. 2, pg. 456 [AotW citation 17859]
3 Waitt, Ernest Linden (compiler), History of the Nineteenth Regiment, Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry, 1861-1865, Salem (MA): The Salem Press Co., 1906, pg. 145 [AotW citation 17860]