(1829 - 1904)
Home State: North Carolina
Branch of Service: Infantry
From Lenoir County, he enlisted at age 31 in the North Carolina Guards (later Company C, 27th North Carolina Infantry) on 17 April 1861.
On the Campaign
He was wounded in the hip in action on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was again wounded, in the left arm, in action at the Wilderness, VA on 6 May 1864. He was captured at Hatcher's Run, VA on 31 March 1865 and kept at Point Lookout, MD until he was released on 3 June 1865, on taking the Oath of Allegiance.
References & notes
10/22/1829; Lenoir County, NC
12/20/1904; Goldsboro, NC; burial in Willow Dale Cemetery, Goldsboro, 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 9864]
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-, Vol. VIII [AotW citation 10059]