(1839 - 1864)
Home State: North Carolina
Branch of Service: Infantry
Age 21, he enlisted as Private, Company A, 27th North Carolina Infantry on 1 May 1861 at Fort Macon. He was appointed 5th Sergeant on 16 July 1862.
On the Campaign
He was wounded in the abdomen in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was promoted to 4th Sergeant on 1 October 1862. He was treated at a hospital in Richmond, VA and returned to duty after November 1862, but was killed in action on 7 May 1864 in the Wilderness, VA.
References & notes
Service information from Wilson1 and his Compiled Service Records, online from fold3. Birth details from family genealogists.
1839; Wayne County, NC
05/07/1864; the WIlderness, VA