(1835 - 1911)
Home State: Virginia
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 30th Virginia Infantry
A 26 year old coach maker in Penola, VA, he was commissioned First Lieutenant, Company G, 30th Virginia Infantry on 1 May 1861. He was promoted to Captain on 18 April 1862.
On the Campaign
He was wounded in the arm in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was hospitalized 3 times during the War for dysentery and dyspepsia, but was with his Company at the surrender at Appomattox Court House, VA on 9 April 1865.
References & notes
Service and other details from Robert K. Krick's 30th Virginia Infantry (1983) via the Historical Data Systems database. His gravesite is on Findagrave.
08/19/1835 in VA
07/14/1911 in VA; burial in County Line Baptist Church Cemetery, Ruther Glen, VA