(? - 1863)
Home State: Mississippi
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 2nd Mississippi Infantry
He was the original Major of the Regiment in 1861 and was elected Lieutenant Colonel of the 2nd Mississippi Infantry at the reorganization of April 1862.
On the Campaign
The rest of the War
He was killed in action at Gettysburg on 3 July 1863.
After the War
He was probably originally buried on the battlefield and moved to Hollywood after the War, among many other Confederate dead from the battle.
References & notes
Basic service and his wounding at Sharpsburg from Dunbar Rowland's The Official and Statistical Register of the State of Mississippi (1908). His gravesite is on Findagrave. His name is sometimes also seen as David W. Humphries.
Date not known; Milan, TN
07/03/1863 Gettysburg, PA; burial in Hollywood Cemetery, Richmond, VA