(c. 1833 - 1862)
Home State: Virginia
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 19th Virginia Infantry
A 29 year old farmer in Amherst County, he mustered as Private in Company H, 19th Virginia Infantry on 15 April 1861 at Amherst Court House, VA. He was wounded at Williamsburg, VA on 5 May 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 19040]