(1836 - 1862)
Home State: South Carolina
Branch of Service: Infantry
A married 25 year old from the Laurens District, he enlisted as Sergeant in Company B, 3rd South Carolina Infantry Battalion on 5 December 1861 in Columbia, SC. He was appointed Orderly (First) Sergeant, date not given.
On the Campaign
He commanded the Company as senior man present, and was mortally wounded and captured in action at Fox's Gap on 14 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He died shortly after in Frederick, MD, and was buried there. There is a memorial for him in the family plot at Rock Bridge Presbyterian Cemetery, Clinton, SC
References & notes
05/04/1836; Laurens District, SC
09/1862 Frederick, MD