(1835 - 1916)
Home State: South Carolina
Branch of Service: Infantry
A married 26 year old from the Laurens District, he enlisted in Company D, 3rd South Carolina Infantry Battalion on 2 January 1862 at Columbia, SC.
On the Campaign
He was wounded severely, in the right had, right arm, and left thigh, and was captured, in action at Fox's Gap on 14 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was admitted to the US General Hospital #1, Frederick, MD, 22 October, sent to Fort McHenry, then to Fortress Monroe, VA for exchange on 31 January 1863. He was furloughed for 60 days 3 February 1863 and discharged for disability on 19 March 1863.
After the War
He helped found and build Patterson Chapel Methodist Church, Enoree, SC.
12/21/1835; Laurens District, SC
09/18/1916; burial in Patterson Chapel Methodist Cemetery, Enoree, SC