(1840 - 1895)
Home State: North Carolina
Branch of Service: Infantry
From Lenoir County, age 21, he enlisted on 6 May 1862 in Company C, 27th North Carolina Infantry.
On the Campaign
He was wounded in the hand in action on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He returned to his Company, but was listed as a deserter about two years later on 8 December 1864.
References & notes
12/20/1895; burial in Thomas Dawson Cemetery, Lenoir County, NC
1 Wilson, William P., Adjutant, Casualty list of the 27th N.C.S.T. at Sharpsburg, North Carolina Standard, 1862-10-15 [AotW citation 9863]
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 17789]