(1837 - 1863)
Home State: North Carolina
Branch of Service: Infantry
A farmer in Orange County, he enlisted in Company G, 27th North Carolina Infantry at age 24 on 12 July 1861.
On the Campaign
He was wounded in the head in action on 17 September 1862 at Sharpsburg.
The rest of the War
He returned to his Company on 25 November 1862, but died of disease in Richmond, VA on 3 January 1863.
References & notes
01/03/1863; Richmond, VA; burial in Hollywood Cemetery, Richmond, 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 9979]
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, VII [AotW citation 10051]