(c. 1842 - 1862)
Home State: Massachusetts
Branch of Service: Infantry
A 19 year old shoemaker in Marlboro, he enlisted as Private, Company C, 12th Massachusetts Infantry in June 1861.
On the Campaign
He was mortally wounded in the groin in action on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was treated at the US Army hospital at Bonsall's Academy (part of USA General Hospital #3) in Frederick, MD from 1 October but he died there of wounds on 6 October 1862. His body was taken by relatives.
References & notes
10/06/1862; Frederick, MD
1 Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Adjutant General, Massachusetts Soldiers, Sailors, and Marines in the Civil War, 8 Vols, Norwood (MA): Norwood Press, 1931-35, Vol. 2, pp. 18 - 21 [AotW citation 6728]
2 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 #241 [AotW citation 22149]
3 Cook, Benjamin F., and James Beale, History of the Twelfth Massachusetts Volunteers (Webster regiment), Boston: Twelfth (Webster) Regiment Association, 1882, pg. 145 [AotW citation 22150]