(1845 - 1862)
Home State: Maine
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 16th Maine Infantry
Age 17, giving his age as 18, he mustered as Private, Company E, 16th Maine Infantry on 14 August 1862.
On the Campaign
He died of disease at the Smoketown Hospital near Sharpsburg on 16 October 1862.
After the War
He was reinterred from his original burial at Smoketown to the National Cemetery in about 1867.
References & notes
03/15/1845; Vassalboro, ME
10/16/1862; 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 4086]
2 State of Maine, Adjutant General's Office, and John L. Hodsdon, AG, Annual Report of the Adjutant General of the State of Maine for the Year ending December 31, 1862, Augusta: Stevens and Sayward, Printers to the State, 1863, pg. 554 [AotW citation 20797]