Enlisted in Company A,21st Massachusetts Infantry on July 19,1861.Mustered out on November 20,1861.Promoted to full Captain on August 28,1862.Commissioned an officer in the U.S. Volunteers Quartermaster's Department Infantry Regiment,on August 28,1862.Promoted to Brevet Major on August 1,1864.Promoted to Brevet Lieutenant Colonel on March 13,1865.Promoted to Brevet Brig-General on March
13,1865.Mustered out of service on October 26,1866.
Sgt., 21st Mass. Inf.