(c. 1838 - 1862)
Home State: North Carolina
Branch of Service: Infantry
A 23 year old farmer in Pitt County, he enlisted and mustered at Greenville as Private, Company H, 27th North Carolina Infantry on 20 April 1861. He was appointed 4th Corporal on 6 (or 15) September 1861 and 4th Sergeant by March 1862.
On the Campaign
He was killed in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862.
References & notes
c. 1838; Pitt County, NC
09/17/1862; Sharpsburg, MD
1 Wilson, William P., Adjutant, Casualty list of the 27th N.C.S.T. at Sharpsburg, North Carolina Standard, 1862-10-15 [AotW citation 9990]
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 26070]