(c. 1843 - 1862)
Home State: Georgia
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 48th Georgia Infantry
From Warren County, age 19, he enlisted as Private in Company B, 48th Georgia Infantry on 15 May 1862.
On the Campaign
He was mortally wounded in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September.
The rest of the War
He died of wounds on 1 October 1862. Originally "buried in Dr. Smith's field" on the battlefield at Sharpsburg. Probably reinterred at Hagerstown in about 1874.
References & notes
10/01/1862 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 4616]
2 Fincham, Jr., Ray, Artillery, Cavalry, Infantry Regimental Histories - Georgia C.S.A., Published c. 2005, <http://www.ranger95.com/civil_war/georgia/index.html>, Source page: /infantry/rosters/48th_inf_regt_rost_b.html [AotW citation 9455]