(c. 1843 - 1864)
Home State: Alabama
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 4th Alabama Infantry
He was an unmarried 18 year old overseer from Summerfield, AL when he enlisted as Private on 26 April 1861 in Company C, 4th Alabama Infantry.
On the Campaign
Present in action on South Mountain and at Sharpsburg.
The rest of the War
Present with his Company in action in most engagements to the Wilderness, VA, where he was killed on 6 May 1864.
References & notes
Basic information from State of Alabama1. His name is also seen as John W. McKenning.
c. 1843 in SC
05/06/1864; near Fredericksburg, VA