(1841 - 1919)
Home State: Alabama
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 8th Alabama Infantry
An unmarried 21 year old farmer from Morgan Springs, he enlisted in Company A, 8th Alabama Infantry on 8 May 1861. He was present at Yorktown, Seven Pines, and 2nd Manassas in 1862.
On the Campaign
He was wounded in action on 17 September 1862 at Sharpsburg.
The rest of the War
Then at Fredericksburg, Gettysburg, Bristow Station, Wilderness, Bradshaws Farm, Spottsylvania, Hanover Junction, Tottottopotomy, Cold Harbor, White Oak Swamp, Gurleys Farm, Reems Station and the siege of Petersburg. He was wounded at Williamsburg, Gaines Mill, Fraziers Farm, Sharpsburg, and Chancellorsville. Paroled at Lynchburg, VA in April 1865.
After the War
He was living in Phipps, Hale County, AL in 1907.
References & notes
10/23/1841; near Marion, AL
12/05/1919; burial in Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Phipps, AL