(c. 1837 - 1862)
Home State: Alabama
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 15th Alabama Infantry
An unmarried 24 year old farmer, he mustered as Private, Company G, 15th Alabama Infantry on 3 July 1861 in Abbeville, AL. He was promoted to Corporal on 10 January 1862.
On the Campaign
He was mortally wounded in the face and jaw in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He died of wounds in Staunton, VA on 11 October 1862.
References & notes
c. 1837 in AL
10/11/1862; Staunton, VA; burial in Thornrose Cemetery, Staunton, VA
1 State of Alabama, Dept. of Archives & History, Alabama Civil War Service Database, Published 2004, first accessed 01 January 2010, <http://www.archives.state.al.us/civilwar/index.cfm>, Source page: /civilwar/soldier.cfm?id=89834, /civilwar/soldier.cfm?id=898 [AotW citation 20064]