|Birth: ||Aug. 19, 1840|
|Death: ||Jul. 16, 1863|
Son of Welcome Arnold and Rebecca Eldridge. Brother of Welcome Arnold (1824 - 1891).
On 29 Feb 1860 Caleb H. Arnold, 19, married Lucy Ann Greenman, 17, daughter of Austin And Abigail (Freeman) Greenman, at Blackstone, Massachusetts, in a first marriage for both. Two months later, on 13 Apr 1860 Lucy, his wife, died of "pthisis pulmonalis" at age 17.
On 1 Jul 1861 Caleb, a painter, mustered into service with the 15th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry as a Sergeant, being credited to the quota of Blackstone, Worcester County, Massachusetts.
On 3 Jan 1863 he was promoted to 2nd Lieutenant.
He died on 16 Jul 1863 at Huntington, Adams County, Pennsylvania, of wounds from the Battle of Gettysburg, in the house of Francis C. Gardner. He was 22 years, 10 months and 27 days old.
In 1865, Caleb H. Arnold, his nephew, son of his elder brother, Welcome Arnold, was named for Caleb.
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Record added: Jan 12, 2005
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