(1839 - 1862)
Home State: Virginia
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 7th Virginia Infantry
He enlisted 15 July 1861 at Giles Courthouse in Company D, 7th Virginia Infantry.
On the Campaign
He was mortally wounded in action and captured on South Mountain on 14 September.
The rest of the War
He died about 25 September in Boonsboro. Originally buried "at the Disciple church in Boonsboro [Maryland]". Probably reinterred at Hagerstown in about 1874.
References & notes
1839; Pulaski County, VA
09/25/1862 Boonsboro, 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 4617]
2 Riggs, David F., 7th Virginia Infantry, Lynchburg (Va): H. E. Howard, Inc., 1982 [AotW citation 9712]