(1843 - 1864)
Home State: South Carolina
Branch of Service: Infantry
An unmarried 18 year old from the Laurens District, he enlisted in Company B, 3rd South Carolina Infantry Battalion on 1 December 1861 in Columbia, SC.
On the Campaign
He was captured in action at Fox's Gap on 14 September 1862.
The rest of the War
Held at Fort Delaware, he was sent to Aikens' Landing, VA and exchanged on 2 October 1862. He was sentenced by a court martial to forfeit 2 months' pay between November and March 1863, charges not given. He died of disease at Abingdon, VA on 25 April 1864.
References & notes
Basic information from Davis1.
04/25/1864 Abingdon, VA; burial in Confederate (Emory & Henry) Cemetery, Emory, VA