(c. 1844 - 1862)
Home State: Massachusetts
Branch of Service: Infantry
Age 18, a trunk maker in Boston when he enlisted in July 1862 in Company E, 12th Massachusetts Infantry.
On the Campaign
He was mortally wounded by gunshot to the thigh in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was admitted to a US Army hospital in Frederick, MD on 28 September but died of wounds on 25 October 1862. He was originally buried in Frederick but reinterred in the National Cemetery about 1867.
References & notes
10/25/1862; 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 3964]
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. 33 [AotW citation 6759]
3 National Museum of Civil War Medicine, and Terry Reimer, Frederick Patient List, Published 2018, first accessed 17 September 2018, <http://www.civilwarmed.org/explore/primary-sources/databases/frederickpatient/>, Source page: patient #100 [AotW citation 22146]