(1839 - 1862)
Home State: Virginia
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 32nd Virginia Infantry
A 22 year old farmer in Meadowland, he mustered as Private (or Sergeant), Company F, 32nd Virginia Infantry on 20 May 1861 in Williamsburg. He was elected Captain in May 1862.
On the Campaign
He was killed in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September.
References & notes
Basic information from the Virginia Military Dead.1Service and other details from Les Jensen's 32nd Virginia Infantry (roster, 1990). Birth information from family genealogists.
05/28/1839; York County, VA
09/17/1862; Sharpsburg, MD; burial in family cemetery, Newport News, VA