(1838 - 1910)
Home State: Georgia
Branch of Service: Infantry
From the Big Shanty District, Cobb County, he enlisted as First Sergeant, Company O, Phillips' Legion Infantry Battalion on 6 May 1862.
On the Campaign
He was captured in action at Fox's Gap on South Mountain, MD on 14 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was exchanged on 6 October 1862 and returned to duty. He was reduced to Private at his own request on 16 October and was detailed as a teamster. He served to the surrender at Appomattox Court House, VA and he was paroled there on 9 April 1865.
After the War
He was in Sumter County, GA by 1870 and in Baldwin County in 1880. He was a "a prominent citizen" and Mason in Clarkston, DeKalb County at the time of his death at age 73.
References & notes
07/13/1838; Cobb County, GA
05/16/1910 Clarkston, GA; burial in Hollywood Cemetery, Atlanta, GA