Civil War monument, 1900

The list of veterans from South Berwick has 294 names, including about 45 students at Berwick Academy. These are individuals who were born in, resided in, enlisted from, or were buried in South Berwick.  Maine sent the highest percentage of its population to war of any state.   

 
This list was written June 25 2013 by Arthur Stansfield of Lexington, Kentucky, graduate of Berwick Academy, class of 1956. Sources include Berwick Academy and Old Berwick Historical Society Archives (see bottom of page for complete list of sources).
 
 SOUTH BERWICK CIVIL WAR  VETERANS 
 

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              Abbott, Bowen G.                        12th Maine Infantry, Company B
                                                              United States Signal Corp
              Abbott, Charles C.                           8th Maine Infantry, Company I
              Abbott, George H.                        27th Maine Infantry, Company B
              Abbott, John H.                                     United States Navy
              Abbott, John P. (A.)                     159th New York Infantry, Company G & H
              Abbott, Sylvester                            16th New York Infantry,  Company F
                                                        17th Maine Infantry, Company I
                                                              United States Navy 
              Adams, John W.                          27th Maine Infantry, Company B
              Allen, Isaac                                     5th Maine Infantry, Company C
              Allen, Orin                                     14th Maine Infantry, Company K
              Atkinson, Henry                           United States Navy
              Austin, Benjamin                         10th New Hampshire Infantry, Company I
                                                         2nd New Hampshire Infantry, Company D
              Bedell, James                                 6th New Hampshire Infantry, Company H
              Bedell, James A.                          27th Maine Infantry, Company B
                                                        6th New Hampshire Infantry, Company H 
 
Bedell, Timothy R.                               Service Unknown
Bennett, Augustus                       27th Maine Infantry, Company B
Bennett, Daniel A.                         32nd Maine Infantry, Company F
                                                        31st Maine Infantry, Company K
 Bennett, Horace A.                        32nd Maine Infantry, Company K
 Bennett, J. _ D.                              30th Maine Infantry, Company K
 Bently, Thomas                               8th Illinois Cavalry, Company E
 Besse, Alexander H.                      11th Maine Infantry, Company F
 Bogart, Horace, H.                                United States Marine Corp, Infantry Battalion
 Boston, Elijah F.                          27th Maine Infantry, Company B
 Boston, Isaiah                             30th Maine Infantry, Company I
 Boucher, George                          1st New Hampshire Infantry, Company A
                                                       17th Maine Infantry, Company A
                                                              United States Veteran Reserve Corp
 Bowden, Michael                           11th Massachusetts Infantry, Company H
 Bradley, Levy                                 13th New Hampshire Infantry, Company B
 Brown, Columbia                           7th New Hampshire Infantry, Company H
   Served as John Maddock/Maddox
 Brown, John, Jr.                          27th Maine Infantry, Company B
 Brown, John, Sr.                          27th Maine Infantry, Company K
 Burke, James M.                             8th Maine Infantry, Company D
 Burkley, James                              17th Maine Infantry, Company A
 Butler, Stephen                              14th Maine Infantry, Company K
 Butler, William N.                           27th Maine Infantry, Company D
 Came, Frank                                  27th Maine Infantry, Company B
 Carpenter, Alvin                             1st Battalion Maine Infantry, Company A
 Carpenter, Richard W.                   14th Maine Infantry, Company C
 Carpenter, Whitney R.                   27th Maine Infantry, Company B
 Carpenter, William H.                  27th Maine Infantry, Company B
 Carroll, Horace                              14th New Hampshire Infantry, Company A
 Chadborn(e), Thomas                   27th Maine Infantry, Company B
 Chaney, Andrew                          27th Maine Infantry, Company B
 Chaney, Charles H.                      27th Maine Infantry, Company B
 Chase, Joseph F.                         27th Maine Infantry, Company B
 Chick, William                                17th Maine Infantry, Company A
                                                              United States Veteran Reserve Corp
 Church, Charles                                   United States Navy
 Clark, Horace P.                              7th Maine Infantry, Company F
 Clark, Levi                                      26th Maine Infantry, Company G
 Cl(e)ary, William                            12th Maine Infantry, Company B
 Cleary, James                                       United States Navy
 Cleary, Michael B.                         42nd Massachusetts Infantry, Company C                                                           
 Cochey, Thomas                                   Service Unknown
 Coffin, George A.                        12th Maine Infantry, Company B
 Cooper, Benjamin F.                   27th Maine Infantry, Company B
 Cox, George T.                               3rd Maine Infantry, Company                         
                                                       17th Maine Infantry, Company D
                                                              United States Veteran Reserve Corp
 Cragin(Cregan), Micheal               28th Massachusetts Infantry, Company E &  H
 Crook, Ransom B.                       12th Maine Infantry, Company B
 Cushing, Samuel T. A.                  11th Maine Infantry, Company B
 Davis, Benjamin F.                      27th Maine Infantry, Company B I
 Dawson, John A.                         13th New Hampshire Infantry, Company B
 Dennett, Erastus                             6th Massachusetts Infantry, Company C
                                                         1st Massachusetts Cavalry, Company M
                                                         4th Massachusetts Cavalry M
 Dennett, Ruben                            27th Maine Infantry, Company B
 Dillingham, John L.                        27th Maine Infantry, Company B
 Doe, Benjamin                             17th Maine Infantry, Company A & K
 Doe, John F.                                    7th Maine Infantry, Company F
                                                          1st Maine Veteran Infantry, Company B
                                                               United States Veteran Reserve Corp
 Doe, Joseph D.                             27th Maine Infantry, Company B
 Downs, Charles W.                        11th Maine Infantry, Company D
 Drury, John                                          United States Navy
 Durgin, George W.                       27th Maine Infantry, Company B
 Durgin, Joseph T.                            1st Battery, New Hampshire Light Artillery
 Earl, John                                     17th Maine Infantry, Company B
 Earle, John                                    27th Maine Infantry, Company A
 Earle, John W.                              27th Maine Infantry, Company B
 Earle, Norman W.                          16th Vermont Infantry, Company E
 Emery, Franklin                             27th Maine Infantry, Company B
 Emery, George W.                       17th Maine Infantry, Company A
 Emery, M. B.                                   2nd Massachusetts Infantry, Company B
 Fall, Issac P.                                 27th Maine Infantry, Company B
                                                       32nd Maine Infantry, Company F
                                                        31st Maine Infantry, Company F
 Fall, Philander                                      Service Unknown
 Ferguson, John Henry                     1st Maine Infantry, Company F
 Fife, Alexander                                    United States Navy
 Flanagan, Edward                           9th New Hampshire Infantry, Company D
 Flanigan, John                             10th New Hampshire Infantry, Company K
 Foote, John B.                                7th Maine Infantry, Company D
 Fuller, Charles H.                          31st Massachusetts Infantry, Company K
 Garvin, Alonzo                                29th Massachusetts Infantry, Company F
 Gilpatrick, William                           12th Maine Infantry, Company H
 Goodwin, Andrew                         21st Alabama Infantry, Company E, CSA
 Goodwin, Andrew J.                     12th New Hampshire Infantry, Company D
                                                          2nd New Hampshire Infantry, Company F
 Goodwin, Charles E.                    27th Maine Infantry Company B
 Goodwin, Edwin A.                         6th New Hampshire Infantry, Company H
 Goodwin, Edwin R.                              United States Navy
 Goodwin, Flavel H.                        7th Maine Infantry, Company D
 Goodwin, George W.                    12th Maine Infantry, Company B
 Goodwin, Henry G.                       17th Maine Infantry, Company D  
 Goodwin, Ivory L.                         27th Maine Infantry, Company B
 Goodwin, James W.                     27th Maine Infantry, Company B
 Goodwin, John Wallingford             3rd Alabama Infantry, Company K, CSA
                                                             Confederate States Army, Quartermaster Dept.
 Goodwin, Nathaniel                       24th Maine Infantry, Company I
 Goodwin, Robert                           12th Maine Infantry, Company B
 Goodwin, Sylvester                              United States Navy
 Goodwin, William                          17th Massachusetts Infantry, Company G
                                                       56th Massachusetts Infantry, Company B
 Grant, Franklin                              13th New Hampshire Infantry, Company B
 Grant, John P.                                 1st Maine Cavalry, Company K
 Gray, John                                    27th Maine Infantry, Company B
 Gray, Sylvester                              27th Maine Infantry, Company B
 Gregg, George Alexander                  United States Navy
 Guppey, George N.                         1st New Hampshire Infantry, Company A        
                                                              United States Navy
 Hall, John                                      27th Maine Infantry, Company S
                                                       32nd Maine Infantry, Company S
 Hanscom, Allen W.                               United States Navy
 Hanscom, William L                      27th Maine Infantry, Company B
 Hanscome, Lyman M.                 27th Maine Infantry, Company B
 Hanson, Ebenezer                       20th Maine Infantry, Company D
 Hanson, George L., Rev                     United States Navy
 Hanson, Lewis B.                          27th Maine Infantry, Company D
 Hanson, Lorenzo                           27th Maine Infantry, Company B
 Harmon, Nelson                            27th Maine Infantry, Company B
 Hart, Alfred                                    22nd Maine Infantry, Company C, KIA
 Harvey, Augustus                          27th Maine Infantry, Company D
 Harvey, Charles A.                        27th Maine Infantry, Company B
 Harvey, Henry G.                         27th Maine Infantry, Company B
 Harvey, John W.                          27th Maine Infantry, Company B
 Hasty, Granville                           27th Maine Infantry, Company B
 Hatch, Daniel                                  2nd Massachusetts Infantry, Company C
 Hatch, Edwin                                17th Maine Infantry, Company A
 Hatch, George W., Dr.                          Volunteer Surgeon, Washington DC
 Hatch, James W.                           27th Maine Infantry, Company B
 Hayes, Charles Cogswell. Dr.        43rd Wisconsin Infantry, Surgeon
 Hayes, John                                     8th Maine Infantry
 Hayes, Joseph                               18th Massachusetts Infantry, Company B
                                                               United States Volunteers, General Staff
 Higley, Albert N.                               8th Maine Infantry, Company F
                                                        27th Maine Infantry, Company B
 Higley, Eben N.                             27th Maine Infantry, Company B
 Hill, John E., Dr.                             19th Massachusetts Infantry, Headquarters Company
 Hilton, Luther                                        United States Navy
 Hodsdon, Samuel                                 United States Navy
 Hogan, Edward W.                       27th Maine Infantry, Company B
 Hooper, William H.                       27th Maine Infantry, Company B
 Horne, Charles H..                         1st New Hampshire Infantry, Company I
                                                         2nd Regiment, U S Sharpshooters, Company F
 Horne, Horace B.                           13th New Hampshire Infantry, Company G
                                                          2nd New Hampshire Infantry, Company B
 Howard, Levi                                    9th New Hampshire Infantry, Company H
 Hubbard, Aaron                            17th Maine Infantry, Company B
 Hubbard, Albert                               2nd Kansas Infantry, Company A
                                                          7th Kansas Cavalry, Company I
 Hubbard, George H.                       8th Maine Infantry, Company H
 Hutchings, Samuel                           9th Maine Infantry, Company K
 Jaques, Edwin D.                           17th Maine Infantry, Company A
 Jellison, Chase                               27th Maine Infantry, Company B
 Jellison, Joshua C.                       27th Maine Infantry, Company B
 Jellison, William H.                       27th Maine Infantry, Company B
 Jenkins, Charles W.                       27th Maine Infantry, Company B
 Jewett, Charles C., Dr.                   16th Massachusetts Infantry, Surgeon
 Jewett, Horace                              15th Infantry, United States Army, 1861
 Joy, Alonzo                                      6th Massachusetts Infantry, Company G
                                                        30th Massachusetts Infantry, Company G
 Joy, Charles H.                                     Independent New Hampshire Infantry
                                                          9th New Hampshire Infantry, Company E
 Joy, George E.                                27th Maine Infantry, Company B
 Joy, George S.                                 8th Maine Infantry, Company F
 Joy, Granville                                17th Maine Infantry, Company A
 Joy, Lewis B.                                 17th Maine Infantry, Company I
                                                           1st Maine Heavy Artillery, Company I
 Keays, William W.                         27th Maine Infantry, Company B
 Kerr, William                                   27th Maine Infantry, Company B
 Kershaw, John E.                            14th Maine Infantry, Company C
 Knight, Charles E.                             2nd Artillery Regiment, Battery I,
                                                                 United States Army
 Knight, Charles L.                           32nd Maine Infantry, Company F
                                                         31st Maine Infantry, Company F
 Knight, Zebulon                               12th Maine Infantry, Company C
 Lincoln, Edwin                                   2nd Maine Infantry, Company D
 Linscott, Isaac H.                             5th Maine Infantry, Company A
 Littlefield, Daniel P.                              Service Unknown
 Littlefield, James H.                      27th Maine Infantry, Company B
 Littlefield, Jedediah                      27th Maine Infantry, Company B
 Littlefield, Israel                                3rd New Hampshire Infantry, Company K
                                                               Strafford Guard, New Hampshire Infantry
 Littlefield, Joseph B.                           Unassigned Maine Volunteers
                                                         17th Maine Infantry, Company B 
   Also known as Joy, Josiah B.       12th Ohio Cavalry, Company H
 Lord, Elijah                                     20th Maine Infantry, Company G
 Lord, John                                        27th Maine Infantry, Company B
 Lowell, Horatio N.                            11th United States Infantry, Company F
 Luke, Addis                                    12th Maine Infantry, Company B
                                                          29th Maine Infantry, Company A
 Luke, Andrew L.                              12th Maine Infantry, Company B & D
 Luke, George W.                            12th Maine Infantry, Company B
 Luke, William                                   1st Massachusetts Infantry, Company H
 Manson, John W.                            27th Maine Infantry, Company B
 Marden, John W.                               5th Massachusetts Infantry, Company C
 Martin, Frank W.           27th Maine Infantry, Company B
 Marshall, Joseph                               5th Massachusetts Infantry, Company C
 Mason, Albert D.                              27th Maine Infantry, Company B
 Mathes, Robert H.                            17th Maine Infantry, Company K & A
 Meader, Stephan H.                         4th New Hampshire Infantry, Company B
 Merrill, John R.                               12th Maine Infantry, Company B 
 McDaniel, John                                  United States Navy
 McIntire, George A.                       17th Maine Infantry, Company B
 McIntire, Jeremiah L.                       13th New Hampshire Infantry, Company K
 McLaughlin, Dennis                         27th Maine Infantry, Company B
 Mitchell, Joseph D.                          27th Maine Infantry, Company F
                                                          2nd  New Hampshire Heavy Artillery
 Mills, Elihu                                       27th Maine Infantry, Company B   
 Monroe, George                               1st Maine Light Artillery, 1st Battery (Company A)
                                                          17th Maine Infantry, Company I 
                                                            1st Maine Heavy Artillery, Company I                                                 
 Morse, Elisha                                         United States Navy
 Muzzey, George H.                         26th Massachusetts Infantry, Company A
 Nason, Augustus                          32nd Maine Infantry, Company F, KIA
 Nason, Charles                                    United States Navy
 Nason, Daniel, Jr.                         17th Maine Infantry, Company A
 Nason, Elwell                                27th Maine Infantry, Company B
 Nason, John F.                                    United States Navy
 Nason, Luther                               27th Maine Infantry, Company B
 Nason, Oliver, Jr.                                 United States Navy
 Nason, Robert                              27th Maine Infantry, Company B
 Neal, James B.                                    Service Unknown
 Neally, Charles E.                               United States Navy
 Nichols, Henry                                 2nd Massachusetts Infantry
 Nicholson, Edward P.                     27th Maine Infantry, Company B
 Norman, Benjamin                              United States Navy
 Norman, Charles S.                      27th Maine Infantry, Company B
                                                               United States Navy
 Philpott, Henry                                       United States Navy
 Philpott, James  F.                          27th Iowa Infantry, Company K
 Pierce, John                                     4th Massachusetts Infantry, Company B
 Pierce, John F.                                 4th New Hampshire Infantry, Company B
                                                          8th Maine Infantry, Company I
 Pierce, George W.                         17th Maine Infantry, Company A
 Pierce, Sylvester                            27th Maine Infantry, Company B
 Pike, Edward B.                             2nd Massachusetts Heavy Artillery, Company M
                                                        17th Massachusetts Infantry, Company E
 Pray, Ivory                                     17th Maine Infantry, Company A
                                                               United States Veteran Reserve Corp
 Pray, William                                 12th Maine Infantry, Company B
 Raynes, Edward G.                              United States Navy
 Reynolds, Jonas                             17th Maine Infantry, Company A
 Richards, Benjamin F.                      5th Maine Infantry, Company C 
                                                          7th Maine Infantry, Company A
                                                          1st Maine Veteran Infantry, Company A                               
 Ricker, Charles A.                            6th Massachusetts Infantry, Company H
                                                        26th Massachusetts Infantry, Company D
                                                         2nd Louisiana Mounted Infantry (U S), Company I 
 Ricker, Dennis                                13th Maine Infantry, Company A
                                                        30th Maine Infantry, Company B
 Ricker, Eli                                       14th Maine Infantry, Company B & K
 Ricker, John                                   11th Massachusetts Infantry, Company A
 Ricker, Timothy F.                        27th Maine Infantry, Company B
 Ricker, William H.                             6th New Hampshire Infantry, Company H
 Rowell, Alexander                         27th Maine Infantry, Company B
 Sanborn, Mattson (Madison) C.    2nd New Hampshire Infantry, Company A
                                                          1st Maine Light Artillery, 1st Battery (Company A)
                                                        20th Maine Infantry, Company D
 Shapleigh, William H.                     27th Maine Infantry, Company G
 Shackley, John                                 5th Maine Infantry, Company I
 Shorey, George W.                         26th Massachusetts Infantry, Company I
 Shorey, Henry W.                          27th Maine Infantry, Company B
 Shorey, Joseph F                           27th Maine Infantry, Company F
 Smith, James M.                            27th Maine Infantry, Company B
 Smith, George W.                                  United States Navy
 Smith, James M.                             27th Maine Infantry, Company G
 Smith, Samuel A.                            20th Maine Infantry, Company D
 Smith, Woodbury                             27th Maine Infantry, Company D
 Spaulding, Alanson                           3rd New Hampshire Infantry, Company E
 Spencer, Joseph F.                       27th Maine Infantry, Company B
 Spencer, Joshua C.                       27th Maine Infantry, Company B
 Stackpole, James                               1st Massachusetts Heavy Artillery, Company K
 Stackpole, John J.                              5th Massachusetts Infantry, Company D
                                                            1st Massachusetts Heavy Artillery, Company C
 Stackpole, Lowell R.                     17th Maine Infantry, Company I
                                                           1st Maine Heavy Artillery, Company I
 Stevens, Charles E                          27th Maine Infantry, Company B
 Stevens, Charles G. A.                    30th Maine Infantry, Company G
 Stockwell, John S.                                  United States Navy
 Sullivan, Eugean                             17th United States Infantry, Company D
 Thompson John L.                        26th Maine Infantry, Company C
 Thompson, William                       27th Maine Infantry, Company B
 Trafton, William L.                           32nd Maine Infantry, Company F
                                                         31st Maine Infantry, Company F
 Trickey, George W.                       12th Maine Infantry, Company B
 Tucker, Charles H                           27th Maine Infantry, Company B
 Tucker, Daniel H.                           27th Maine Infantry, Company B
 Tucker, George W.                        17th Maine Infantry, Company A
 Tucker, John E.                             17th Maine Infantry, Company A
 Wadleigh, Charles H.                    27th Maine Infantry, Company B
 Wadleigh, Ebenezer R.                        United States Navy
 Walker, Albert R.                              1st Maine Cavalry, Company K
 Walker, Charles W.                          1st Maine Cavalry, Company K
 Walker, Oliver                               17th Maine Infantry, Company A
 Walter, Horace A.                            2nd Massachusetts Infantry, Company C
 Warren, America                                 United States Navy
 Warren, Chadborne                      27th Maine Infantry, Company B
 Warren, Henry                                 9th New Hampshire Infantry, Company D
 Warren, Nathaniel F.                     27th Maine Infantry, Company B
 Welch, Charles                               13th New Hampshire Infantry, Company G, KIA
 Welch, Wentworth                           27th Maine Infantry, Company B
 Wentworth, Albert F.                     27th Maine Infantry, Company B
                                                                United States Pioneer Corp
 Wentworth, Bradford H.                27th Maine Infantry, Company B
 Wentworth, Charles                        17th Maine Infantry, Company A
 Wentworth, Henry                         27th Maine Infantry, Company B
 Wentworth, Samuel T.                   27th Maine Infantry, Company B
 Whidden, George A.                       1st Maine Infantry, Company I
                                                         17th Maine Infantry, Company H & I
 Whitehead, John W.                       12th Maine Infantry, Company B
 Whitehouse, Charles T.                12th Maine Infantry, Company B
 Whitehouse, Harrison                   27th Maine Infantry, Company B
 Whitehouse, William M.                  6th Massachusetts Infantry, Company H
 Wiggin, George A.                           27th Maine Infantry, Company B
 Wiggin, James E.                            27th Maine Infantry, Company B
 Wiggin, John H.                             27th Maine Infantry, Company B
 Wilkinson, Frederic N.                     17th Maine Infantry, Company A
 Wilkinson, George                             8th Maine Infantry, Company K
 Willard, R. C.                                    13th New Hampshire Infantry
 Willey, Andrew                                27th Maine Infantry, Company B
 Willey, Edward                                 27th Maine Infantry, Company B
 Willey, Nicholas D.                         14th Maine Infantry, Company C
 Williams, Augustus L.                     4th United States Colored Cavalry, Company B
                                                             (1st Regiment Louisiana Cavalry Corp d’Afrique,
                                                                     Company B)
 Woods, Joseph                                  1st Maine Light Artillery, 5th Battery (Company E)                                                        
 Woodson, James L.                         27th Maine Infantry, Company B
 Yeaton, Charles Gordon                       United States Navy
 Yeaton, John                                  7th New Hampshire Infantry, Company C
 York, Daniel P.                              12th Maine Infantry, Company B
 Young, John                                   6th New Hampshire Infantry, Company H
 Young, Lysander B.                     27th Maine Infantry, Company B
 
Sources:    
    Sources:    
    Berwick Academy Student List
    South Berwick Cemetery Database, Old Berwick Historical Society
    The Campaigns of the Seventeenth Maine by Edwin B. Houghton 1866/1987
    Red Diamond Regiment: The 17th Maine Infantry 1862-1865
          by William B Jordan , Jr.
    The First Maine Cavalry by Mary Renier Calvert
    Maine at Gettysburg by the Maine Gettysburg Commission 1898/1994
    Second Regiment New Hampshire Volunteer Infantry     
           by Martin A. Haynes 1896
    1880 History of York County, South Berwick “Roster of Soldiers” in the
     “War of Rebellion”
    South Berwick Civil War Soldiers Monument
    Wisconsin State Civil War Archives
    Maine State Civil War Archives
    Massachusetts State Civil War Archives
    Alabama State Archives
    Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System
    MOLLUS (Military Order of the Loyal Legion of the United States)
    Nh-heritage.com
    Ancestry.com
    The27thmaine.com
    Fold3 (3fold.com)  
    1890 Census, Special Schedule, Surviving Soldiers, Sailors, Marines and Widows
        Enumeration District No. 231, South Berwick Maine
 
 
 
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