(c. 1843 - 1862)
Home State: Massachusetts
Branch of Service: Infantry
A 19 year old farmer from Dedham, MA, he enlisted 3 August and mustered as Private, Company I, 35th Massachusetts Infantry on 16 August 1862.
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 died of wounds 25 October 1862 in Frederick, MD.
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 4272]
2 Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Adjutant General, Massachusetts Soldiers, Sailors, and Marines in the Civil War, 8 Vols, Norwood (MA): Norwood Press, 1931-35, Vol. 3, pg. 700 [AotW citation 17704]
3 Nelson, John H., As Grain Falls Before the Reaper: The Federal Hospital Sites and Identified Federal Casualties at Antietam, Hagerstown: John H. Nelson, 2004, pg. 416 [AotW citation 17705]