(1841 - 1916)
Home State: South Carolina
Branch of Service: Infantry
Enlisted at age 19, from Spartanburg District in Company K, Third Infantry on 14 April 1861.
On the Campaign
He was wounded in action on 17 September 1862 at Sharpsburg.
The rest of the War
Promoted 3rd Corporal by the end of 1863, and 2nd Corporal in May or June 1864. Paroled at Greensboro, NC in 1865.
References & notes
12/03/1841; Pauline, Spartanburg County, SC
05/06/1916 Pauline, SC; burial in Philadelphia Baptist Church Cemetery, Pauline, SC
1 Salley, Alexander S., Jr., editor, Tentative Roster of the Third Regiment, South Carolina Volunteers, Confederate States Provisional Army, Columbia: Historical Commission of South Carolina, 1908, pp. 117 - 125 [AotW citation 12909]
2 Salley, Alexander S., Jr., compiler, South Carolina Troops in Confederate Service, 3 vols., Columbia: Historical Commission of South Carolina, 1913-1930, Vol. 2, pp. 550, 564 [AotW citation 12936]