(1839 - 1901)
Home State: Arkansas
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 3rd Arkansas Infantry
He was raised in Drew County from age 7. He enlisted in Company C, 3rd Arkansas Infantry, at Monticello, Arkansas, June 10, 1861.
On the Campaign
He was wounded in the left thigh and right hand in action on 17 September 1862 at Sharpsburg.
The rest of the War
He was dropped from the rolls for being absent without leave on August 31, 1864. He took an oath of allegiance at Wheeling, West Virginia on April 18, 1865.
After the War
He was one of the "successful small farmers of Drew County" after the War.
References & notes
11/05/1839; Chester, SC
02/13/1901 in AR
1 Howerton, Bryan R., Roster of the Third Arkansas Infantry Regiment, CSA, Published 1998, <http://www.couchgenweb.com/civilwar/3rd-his.html>, Source page: /civilwar/3rdcoc.html [AotW citation 13819]