Home State: Connecticut
Command Billet: Brigade Commander
Branch of Service: Infantry
see his Battle Report
From Bridgeport, CT, he was the original commander of the 14th Connecticut Infantry as it was organized in August 1862.
On the Campaign
He was the senior Colonel and Brigade commander, all the Regiments being green troops. They were part of the Federal assault on the Confederate positions in the Sunken Road and Roulette Farm midday on September 17th.
The rest of the War
He was honorably discharged for disability 14 August 1863.
More on the Web
Service informmation and the photo above are from the 14th Connecticut Regimental.1