(1839 - 1863)
Home State: Massachusetts
Branch of Service: Infantry
He was a 22 year old farmer from Woburn when he enlisted in July 1861 in Company G, 13th Massachusetts Infantry. He mustered in as Corporal on 16 July.
On the Campaign
He was wounded in action on 17 September 1862 at Antietam.
The rest of the War
He married in Harrisburg, PA in March 1863. He was killed in action at Gettysburg, PA on 1 July 1863.
References & notes
More on the Web
He's mentioned in another Woburn soldier's September 1863 letter home. It's from Andrew Linscott of the 39th Massachusetts Infantry, now at the Massachusetts Historical Society.
07/16/1839; Sanbornton, NH
07/01/1863; Gettysburg, PA
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. 111 - 114 [AotW citation 6980]