(c. 1839 - 1862)
Home State: North Carolina
Branch of Service: Infantry
He enlisted as First Sergeant, Company F on 16 May 1861. Elected First Lieutenant on 22 April 1862.
On the Campaign
He was mortally wounded in the thigh and head in action on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He died of wounds on 16 November 1862 in Charlestown, VA at age 23.
References & notes
c. 1839; Gates County, NC
11/16/1862; Charlestown, VA
1 Wilson, William P., Adjutant, Casualty list of the 27th N.C.S.T. at Sharpsburg, North Carolina Standard, 1862-10-15 [AotW citation 9918]
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 9942]