(1843 - 1862)
Home State: Virginia
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 25th Virginia Infantry
An 18 year old laborer from Huntersville, VA (now WV), he enlisted as Private, Company D, 9th Virginia Infantry Battalion on 1 April 1862. He transferred to Company I, 25th Virginia Infantry on 1 May 1862.
On the Campaign
He was mortally wounded in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He died of wounds and disease in a hospital in Staunton, VA on 18 October 1862.
References & notes
His service from Richard L. Armstrong's 25th Virginia Infantry and 9th Battalion Virginia Infantry (1990). His gravesite is on Findagrave.
10/11/1843; Pocahontas County, VA
10/18/1862 Staunton, VA; burial in Thornrose Cemetery, Staunton, VA