(1840 - 1902)
Home State: Georgia
Education: Alabama State College
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 18th Georgia Infantry
From Tuskegee, AL, he enlisted as Private, Company F, 18th Georgia Infantry in 13 June 1861. Elected 1st Lieutenant on 1 October 1861.
On the Campaign
He was wounded in action on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was appointed Aide-de-camp to General Wofford on 17 February 1863 and Captain and Adjutant General on 23 May 1863. He was admitted to a hospital in November 1864 with a gunshot wound in the leg, and was arrested by General Wofford about the same time, reason not known.
After the War
By 1884 he was assistant engineer in construction on the Georgia Midland Railroad, and was living in Griffin, GA.
References & notes
01/16/1840; Kingston, GA
10/1902 in GA; burial in Woolley Family Cemetery, Bartow County, GA
1 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/18th_inf_regt.html [AotW citation 9498]
2 Krick, Robert E.L., Staff Officers in Gray; A Biographical Register of the Staff Officers in the Army of Northern Virginia, Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2003, pg. 310 [AotW citation 17528]