(? - 1862)
Home State: Georgia
Education: Harvard Law School
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 6th Georgia Infantry
From Dalton, GA, he was a law student at Harvard in 1859. He enlisted as Private, Company F, 6th Georgia Infantry on 5 May 1861. He was elected 2nd Lieutenant on 12 March 1862.
On the Campaign
He was mortally wounded in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He died from wounds on 21 (or 19) September 1862. He was originally buried "in Rev. J. J. Adams town lot, back of the M. E. Graveyard" in the town of Sharpsburg. Probably reinterred at Hagerstown in about 1874.
References & notes
09/21/1862; Sharpsburg, MD; burial in Washington Confederate Cemetery, Hagerstown, MD
1 Henderson, Lilian, compiler, Roster of the Confederate Soldiers of Georgia, 1861-1865, 6 vols., Hapeville (GA): Longino & Porter, 1959-1964, Vol. 1, pg. 799 [AotW citation 9642]
2 Pruett, Samuel, and Poffenberger & Good, Greg Farino and Western Maryland Regional Library (WMRL), Washington Confederate Cemetery, possible burials, Hagerstown (MD): WHILBR, 2010 [AotW citation 4919]