Acton Memorial Library
Civil War Archives
|Co.||Regiment / Ship||From||To||Residence/ Credit||Occupation||Notes|
|E||26th MVI||enl. Sept. 9, 1861; must. Oct. 18, 1861; re-enlist. Jan. 1, 1864; prisoner Oct. 26, 1864 near Newtown, Va.; exchanged Feb. 20, 1865||must. out August 26, 1865||Assabet||clerk|
|Co.||Regiment||Date Filed||Type||App. No.||Cert. No.||State||Beneficiary/Remarks|
|E||26th MVI||Aug. 6, 1881
|Dec. 22, 1899||Widow||710 649||591 066||Mass.||Mary Flood|
Commander of the Henry Wilson Post No. 86, Assabet Village, 1881-82 (Brown: 20, 396).
Recorded as member no. 53 in the membership roster of Isaac Davis Post No. 138 G.A.R., Acton, Massachusetts (Acton Memorial Library archives, 92.2.1).
|Date||October 23, 1899|
|Obituary||Maynard News, October 27, 1899
Concord Enterprise, October 26, 1899
|Burial||Glenwood Cemetery, Maynard, Mass.|
|Survived by||Widow, Mary Flood; daughter, Mrs. Effie Flood-Morton|
His re-enlistment credited to Acton is recorded on: Copy of the Tabulated Record of Men who Re-enlisted in the 26th Mass. Vols. about Jan. 1, 1865, and were credited on Acton's quota, none of which have received a Town bounty (broadside, approx. 11.25x13 in., courtesy Brewster Conant).
Brown, Hometown Soldiers: 112-116, 396.
Hosmer, The Town of Acton in the Civil War: 47.
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