(c. 1841 - 1862)
Home State: Massachusetts
Branch of Service: Infantry
A farmer from Vasselboro, he enlisted in Company B, 2nd Massachusetts Infantry at age 20 on 25 May 1861.
On the Campaign
He was mortally wounded in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He died of wounds on 30 September 1862. He was originally buried in Frederick, MD. Later reinterred in the National Cemetery.
References & notes
09/25/1862; Frederick, MD; burial in Antietam National Cemetery, Sharpsburg, MD
1 Antietam National Cemetery, Board of Trustees, History of Antietam National Cemetery, Baltimore: John W. Woods, Steam Printer, 1869 [AotW citation 3281]
2 Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Adjutant General, Massachusetts Soldiers, Sailors, and Marines in the Civil War, 8 Vols, Norwood (MA): Norwood Press, 1931-35, Vol. 1, pg. 81 [AotW citation 14393]