(c. 1842 - 1880)
Home State: Massachusetts
Branch of Service: Infantry
A 19 year old machinist in Cohasset, he enlisted on 23 August 1861 in Company G, 19th Massachusetts Infantry.
On the Campaign
He was wounded in the left leg, side, and shoulder in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was treated at the Hoffman House hospital, Sharpsburg, then sent to Frederick, MD, where he was discharged for wounds on 1 April 1863.
References & notes
04/10/1880; burial in Sleepy Hollow Cemetery, Concord, MA
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, pg. 459 [AotW citation 17865]
2 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 17866]
3 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. 287 [AotW citation 17870]