(1841 - 1910)
Home State: Virginia
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 52nd Virginia Infantry
A 21 year old farmer in Augusta County, he mustered as Private, Company I, 52nd Virginia Infantry on 16 July 1861. He reenlisted on 1 May 1862.
On the Campaign
He was wounded in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was wounded in the armpit at Spotsylvania Court House, VA on 12 May 1864, but was back with his unit in July. He was captured in action at Cedar Creek, VA on 19 October 1864 and imprisoned at Point Lookout, MD. He was released on 20 June 1865.
After the War
He lived in Staunton and was a farmer and gas house operator.
References & notes
01/02/1841; Augusta County, VA
06/17/1910 Staunton, VA; burial in Thornrose Cemetery, Staunton, VA