(c. 1836 - 1862)
Home State: Maine
Branch of Service: Infantry
A 25 year old lumberman, he enlisted in Bangor, ME as Private, Company B, 17th US Infantry on 16 August 1861 to serve 5 years.
On the Campaign
He was admitted to a US Army hospital in Frederick, MD on 24 October 1862 with typhoid fever and died there on 31 October 1862.
After the War
He was originally buried in Frederick but was reinterred in the new Antietam National Cemetery in about 1867.
References & notes
c. 1836; Amherst, ME
10/31/1862; 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 4241]
2 US Army, Registers of Enlistments in the United States Army, 1798-1914, Washington, DC: National Archives, 1956, Vol. 142, pg. 757 [AotW citation 25264]