(1823 - 1862)
Home State: Massachusetts
Branch of Service: Infantry
A 39 year old farmer in Sharon, MA, he enlisted as Private, Company D, 2nd Massachusetts Infantry on 4 August 1862.
On the Campaign
He died of disease at the Smoketown, MD hospital on 29 November 1862.
After the War
He was originally buried near the hospital but was reinterred in the new Antietam National Cemetery in about 1867.
References & notes
07/07/1823; Sharon, MA
11/29/1862; Smoketown, 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 3640]
2 Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Adjutant General, Massachusetts Soldiers, Sailors, and Marines in the Civil War, 8 Vols, Norwood (MA): Norwood Press, 1931-35 [AotW citation 25231]