(1843 - 1912)
Home State: South Carolina
Education: South Carolina College
Branch of Service: Artillery
An 18 year old college student from the Sumter District, he enlisted as a Private in the Palmetto Artillery on about 1 August 1861. He was appointed Guidon (flag bearer), date not given.
On the Campaign
He was wounded in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862.
After the War
In 1900 he was a canvasser in Atlanta, GA and in 1910 he was listed as a collector there.
References & notes
His service from the Roll 1 and the index to his Compiled Service Records via the Historical Data Systems database. Personal details from the Roll of Students of South Carolina College, 1805-1905 (1905), the US Census of 1900 & 1910, and family genealogists. His gravesite is on Findagrave.
He married Sarah Boardman "Sallie" Barrett (1853-1943) in 1873 and they had 7 children.
03/01/1843; Sumter District , SC
08/14/1912 Atlanta, GA; burial in Westview Cemetery, Atlanta, GA