(1838 - 1863)
Home State: Virginia
Education: Hampden-Sydney College, Class of 1858
Command Billet: Battery Commander
Branch of Service: Artillery
Unit: Danville (VA) Artillery
From Danville, VA, he studied law at the University of Virginia. He enrolled (probably as a Lieutenant) in the Danville Artillery in 1861, and was appointed Captain of his Battery at its reorganization of 21 April 1862.
On the Campaign
He led the battery in action at Sharpsburg.
The rest of the War
He was wounded in the hand and, mortally, the thigh in action at Fredericksburg, VA on 13 December 1862. He died of wounds at Thomas Yerby's farm Belvoir near Fredericksburg on 1 February 1863.
References & notes
05/12/1838; Danville, VA
02/01/1863 near Fredericksburg, VA; burial in Green Hill Cemetery, Danville, VA