(c. 1824 - ?)
Home State: Virginia
Command Billet: Commanding Regiment
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 7th Virginia Infantry
Mexican War veteran. Enlisted as First Sergeant, Company C, 7th Virginia Infantry 13 May 1861. Promoted Captain 26 April 1862. Wounded in action at Williamsburg, VA on 5 May 1862.
On the Campaign
Commanded the Regiment as senior officer at South Mountain and Sharpsburg.
The rest of the War
Under arrest in November and December 1862, and deserted 25 December 1862. Dropped from the rolls "in disgrace" on 25 February 1863.
References & notes
Service dates from Riggs1.