(1832 - 1862)
Home State: Georgia
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 6th Georgia Infantry
From Crawford County, GA, he enlisted as Private, Company E, 6th Georgia Infantry on 27 May 1861.
On the Campaign
Mortally wounded and captured in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
Listed as a paroled prisoner of war September 27, 1862, and died at Frederick, MD on 6 October 1862. Originally buried "on west side of and in the cemetery at Frederick." Probably reinterred at Hagerstown in about 1874.
References & notes
10/06/1862; 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 4980]
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/6th_inf_regt_rost_e.html [AotW citation 9616]