(c. 1843 - 1862)
Home State: Virginia
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 19th Virginia Infantry
An 18 year old workman, he mustered as Private in Company B, 19th Virginia Infantry on 18 May 1861 at Culpeper Court House, VA. He was promoted to 2nd Corporal on 29 April 1862.
On the Campaign
He was killed in action at Turner's Gap on South Mountain, MD on 14 September 1862.
References & notes
Basic information from the Virginia Military Dead.1 Service and other details from Ervin L. Jordan's 19th Virginia Infantry (roster, 1987) via the Historical Data Systems database.
09/14/1862; Turner's Gap, MD
1 Library of Virginia, Virginia Military Dead Database, Published 2002, first accessed 30 November 2012, <http://www.lva.virginia.gov/public/guides/vmd/>, Source page: /vmd_Search.asp [AotW citation 19010]