(c. 1832 - 1862)
Home State: North Carolina
Branch of Service: Infantry
A 29 year old farmer in Davidson County, he enlisted 27 April 1861 in Company B, 14th North Carolina Infantry.
On the Campaign
He was mortally wounded in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He died of wounds on 19 October 1862 at a Federal hospital in Frederick, MD. Originally buried "on west side of and in the cemetery at Frederick", he was probably reinterred at Hagerstown in about 1874.
References & notes
c. 1832; Davidson County, NC
10/19/1862 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 4590]
2 Moore, John Wheeler (compiler), and State of North Carolina, Roster of North Carolina Troops in the War Between the States, 4 volumes, Raleigh: Ashe & Gatling, State Printers and Publishers, 1882, Vol. 1, pg. 514 [AotW citation 16598]