(c. 1836 - 1862)
Home State: South Carolina
Branch of Service: Infantry
He enlisted at Cross Anchor, SC as Sergeant, Company D, 3rd South Carolina Infantry. He gave his age as 25, and home as the Spartanburg District. He was promoted to 2nd Lieutenant prior to Sharpsburg.
On the Campaign
He was killed in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
Originally buried on the field at Sharpsburg near "Mrs. Lucker's" [Locker] barn. Probably reinterred at Hagerstown in about 1874.
References & notes
09/17/1862 Sharpsburg, MD; burial in Washington Confederate Cemetery, Hagerstown, MD
1 Pruett, Samuel, and Poffenberger & Good, Greg Farino and Western Maryland Regional Library (WMRL), Washington Confederate Cemetery, possible burials, Hagerstown (MD): WHILBR, 2010 [AotW citation 4521]
2 Salley, Alexander S., Jr., editor, Tentative Roster of the Third Regiment, South Carolina Volunteers, Confederate States Provisional Army, Columbia: Historical Commission of South Carolina, 1908, pg. 45 [AotW citation 12830]