June 7, 1845 (Norwalk, CT) – December 13, 1862 (Fredericksburg, VA); 17 years old
Enlisted September 2, 1862
Mustered in October 4, 1862
Unit: 27th Regiment, Connecticut Volunteers, Company C

Born to Burr (1807-1893) and Abbie J. Morgan Nash (1812-1849). Siblings were Lucy (1832-?), Melissa J. Nash Fowler (1832-1855), Sara A. (1836-1898), Minerva H. (1837-1927), Vida Nash Wing (1841-1912) and Charles M. (1848-1868).

Officially listed as “missing in action December 13, 1862 at Fredericksburg, VA; probably killed.”

From the New England Civil War Museum

Buried in Pine Island Cemetery, Crescent Street, Norwalk, CT.


Published by jeffd1121

USAF retiree. Veteran advocate. Committed to telling the stories of those who died while in the service of the country during wartime.

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