(1825 - 1892)
Home State: Virginia
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 32nd Virginia Infantry
A 37 year old farmer in Poquoson, VA, he mustered as Private, Company I, 32nd Virginia Infantry on 28 January 1862 in York County.
On the Campaign
He was wounded and captured in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was held at Fort McHenry, MD, paroled, and exchanged on 20 October 1862, with no further military record.
References & notes
Service and other details from Les Jensen's 32nd Virginia Infantry (roster, 1990) via the Historical Data Systems database. His gravesite is on Findagrave. His picture from a photograph from Tim Smith (original from Nancy MacMeccan), published online in an article in HR History, from the Daily Press.
01/11/1825 in VA
06/25/1892; burial in Emmaus Baptist Church Cemetery, Poquoson, VA