(1838 - 1862)
Home State: Connecticut
Branch of Service: Infantry
From Norwich, CT, he enlisted on 20 April 1861 and mustered as Private, Company C, First Connecticut Infantry on 22 April. He mustered out on 31 July in New Haven. He then re-enlisted and mustered as Private, Company H, 11th Connecticut Infantry on 27 November 1861.
On the Campaign
He was mortally wounded in the leg in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was treated at the Locust Spring field hospital near Keedysville, MD, but died there of wounds on 28 September 1862.
References & notes
09/28/1862; Keedysville, MD; burial in Antietam National Cemetery, Sharpsburg, MD
1 Ingersoll, Colin Macrae, Adjutant-General, Catalogue of Connecticut Volunteer Organizations in the Service of the United States, 1861-1865, Hartford: Brown & Gross, 1869, pg. 491 [AotW citation 20553]
2 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. 377 [AotW citation 20554]