(1838 - 1919)
Home State: Virginia
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 52nd Virginia Infantry
He mustered as Private, Company K, 52nd Virginia Infantry on 9 April 1862 at Shenandoah Mountain, VA.
On the Campaign
He was wounded in the face in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He returned to his unit in December 1863. He deserted to the enemy at Clarksburg, WV on 8 April 1865 and took the oath of allegiance there.
After the War
He was a tenant on the Reynold's family farm (Reynoldsville, WV) for 52 years - the rest of his life - and had 9 children there with his wife Sarah Kathern Anderson (1833-1913).
References & notes
07/26/1838; Bath County, VA
12/16/1919; Reynoldsville, WV; burial in Reynolds Cemetery, Reynoldsville, WV