Home State: Virginia
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 49th Virginia Infantry
Appointed 4th Corporal, Company A (original Company F), 49th Virginia Infantry on 18 April 1862.
On the Campaign
Mortally wounded in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
Died of wounds "at Lavina Grove's Farm". Originally buried "in N.E. corner of Mrs. Lucker's house-field" on the battlefield at Sharpsburg. Probably reinterred at Hagerstown in about 1874.
References & notes
Date not known; 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 4926]
2 Fincham, Jr., Ray, Artillery, Cavalry, Infantry Regimental Histories - Virginia, Published 2005, <http://www.ranger95.com/civil_war/virginia/index.html>, Source page: /virginia/infantry/rosters/49th_inf_regt_roster_a.html [AotW citation 8352]