(c. 1835 - 1862)
Home State: Virginia
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 27th Virginia Infantry
A 26 year old laborer from from Alleghany County, he mustered as Private in Company B, 27th Virginia Infantry on 15 May 1861. He was wounded at First Manassas, VA on 21 July 1861 and captured in action at Kernstown, VA on 23 March 1862, He was held at Fort Delaware and (probably) exchanged about 5 August 1862 to return to duty.
On the Campaign
He was killed in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was originally buried on the field at Sharpsburg near "Mrs. Lucker's" [Locker] barn. Probably reinterred at Hagerstown in about 1874.
References & notes
c. 1835 in IRELAND
09/17/1862 Sharpsburg, MD; burial in Washington Confederate Cemetery, Hagerstown, MD