(? - 1863)
Home State: Maryland
Command Billet: Battery Commander
Branch of Service: Artillery
From Baltimore, he helped organize the 4th Maryland Light Artillery Battery - the Chesapeake Battery - in January 1862 on the Northern Neck of Virginia. He was elected Captain on entry on Confederate service sometime before April 1862.
On the Campaign
His battery was at Harpers Ferry during the siege, and may have fired the round that mortally wounded garrison commander Colonel Miles on 16 September.
The rest of the War
He was mortally wounded in action in command of his battery at Gettysburg on 2 July 1863. He was originally buried on the field at the Benner Farm hospital, later removed to Baltimore.
References & notes
07/11/1863 Gettysburg, PA; burial in Green Mount Cemetery , Baltimore, MD