(1839 - 1914)
Home State: North Carolina
Branch of Service: Infantry
Age 21, from Beaufort County, he enlisted as Private, Company I, 4th North Carolina Infantry on 25 June 1861 in Beaufort County. He was promoted to Sergeant 10 September and appointed First Sergeant of the Company on 5 December. On 27 February 1862 he was commissioned 2nd Lieutenant.
On the Campaign
He was with his Company in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was promoted to First Lieutenant 24 September 1862 but resigned his commission on 15 July 1863.
References & notes
12/02/1839; Washington, NC
01/05/1914 Aurora, NC; burial in Guilford Cemetery, Washington, Beaufort County, NC
1 Moore, John Wheeler (compiler), and State of North Carolina, Roster of North Carolina Troops in the War Between the States, 4 volumes, Raleigh: Ashe & Gatling, State Printers and Publishers, 1882, Vol. 1, pg. 150 [AotW citation 21460]
2 Manarin, Louis H., and Weymouth Tyree Jordan, Matthew M Brown, Michael W Coffey, North Carolina Troops, 1861-1865 : A Roster, 20 Volumes +, Raleigh: North Carolina State Department of Archives and History, 1966- [AotW citation 21461]