(1839 - 1862)
Home State: Massachusetts
Branch of Service: Infantry
Age 23, a bootmaker in Upton, he enlisted on 16 July 1861 in Company K, 13th Massachusetts Infnatry.
On the Campaign
He was mortally wounded in the shoulder action on 17 September 1862 at Antietam.
The rest of the War
He was treated at a hospital in Chambersburg, PA, but died there on 1 October 1862 from wounds.
References & notes
1839; Holden, MA
10/01/1862; Chambersburg, PA; burial in Gettysburg National Cemetery, 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. 126 - 129 [AotW citation 7028]
2 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. 432 [AotW citation 17726]