(1843 - 1916)
Home State: Georgia
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 61st Georgia Infantry
He enlisted in Company D as Private - May 10, 1862.
On the Campaign
He was wounded in action on 12 September 1862 on Maryland Heights, near Harpers Ferry.
The rest of the War
He was hospitalized in Richmond, VA into October 1862. Wounded at Winchester, Virginia, September 19, 1864. He was with his unit at least until December 1864. Pension records show he was on wounded furlough close of war.
After the War
He wrote a history of his Regiment and Brigade in A Soldier's Story of his Regiment (61st Georgia), published in 1898 [online].
References & notes
01/22/1843 in GA
10/05/1916; Screven, Wayne County, GA; burial in Screven City Cemetery, Screven, GA