(c. 1824 - 1862)
Home State: South Carolina
Branch of Service: Infantry
He enlisted as Private, Company F, 15th South Carolina Infantry about 1 April 1861.
On the Campaign
He was mortally wounded by gunshot to the leg and captured in action on South Mountain on 14 September 1862.
The rest of the War
His leg was amputated, probably at a field hospital, then he was treated at a US Army hospital in Frederick, MD, but he died there on 1 October 1862.
References & notes
c. 1824; Union County, SC
10/01/1862 Frederick, 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 4566]
2 National Museum of Civil War Medicine, and Terry Reimer, Frederick Patient List, Published 2018, first accessed 17 September 2018, <http://www.civilwarmed.org/explore/primary-sources/databases/frederickpatient/>, Source page: patient #9.592 [AotW citation 22040]