(1844 - 1862)
Home State: South Carolina
Branch of Service: Infantry
He enlisted in Company D, 3rd South Carolina Infantry Battalion on 1 December 1861 at Columbia, SC at age 17. He was appointed Corporal 15 February, was on detached duty as an artillerist in April, and was promoted Sergeant on 1 June 1862.
On the Campaign
He was killed in action at Fox's Gap while "refusing to surrender the colors" on 14 September 1862, not yet 18 years old.
References & notes
11/13/1844; Laurens District, SC
09/14/1862 Fox's Gap, MD