(c. 1834 - 1862)
Home State: North Carolina
Branch of Service: Infantry
A 28 year old farmer in Guilford County, he enlisted there as Private, Company B, 27th North Carolina Infantry on 28 February 1862.
On the Campaign
He was mortally wounded in the foot in action on 17 September 1862 at Sharpsburg and was captured.
The rest of the War
He died of his wound on 29 September 1862, probably in a field hospital near the battlefield.
References & notes
c. 1834; Guilford County, NC
09/29/1862; Sharpsburg, MD
1 Wilson, William P., Adjutant, Casualty list of the 27th N.C.S.T. at Sharpsburg, North Carolina Standard, 1862-10-15 [AotW citation 9837]
2 Manarin, Louis H., and Weymouth Tyree Jordan, Matthew M Brown, Michael W Coffey, North Carolina Troops, 1861-1865 : A Roster, 20 Volumes +, Raleigh: North Carolina State Department of Archives and History, 1966- [AotW citation 25817]