(1840 - 1913)
Home State: Virginia
Command Billet: Soldier
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 3rd Virginia Infantry
Listing his occupation as student, he enlisted - shortly after his brother Nathaniel - as Private on 15 May 1861 at Jerusalem, Virginia in Company G ("Rough and Ready Guards") of the 3rd Virginia Infantry Regiment. He was sick in Chimborazo Hospital, Richmond in June 1862 ("debility"), but returned to his unit prior to the Maryland Campaign.
On the Campaign
He was wounded in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September.
The rest of the War
He was again a patient at Chimborazo as of a report dated 16 July 1864 ("exostosis of left knee"), and on furlough for 60 days beginning 2 August. He took the Amnesty Oath at Richmond on 8 June 1865.
After the War
He was given a Confederate Pension for disability in 1902.
References & notes
11/01/1840; Southampton County, VA
05/20/1913; burial in Persons Church Cemetery, Drewryville, VA