Home State: North Carolina
Branch of Service: Infantry
He enlisted as Corporal in Company D on 18 May 1861. He was promoted to Sergeant on 22 April 1862.
On the Campaign
He was wounded in the leg and captured in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
Held at Fort McHenry, until paroled and transferred to Aiken's Landing, VA on 2 November 1862, where he was exchanged on the 10th. He transferred to Company I, 9th Regiment North Carolina State Troops (1st Cavalry) on 25 February 1865.