(1832 - 1904)
Home State: Georgia
Branch of Service: Staff
Unit: McLaws' Division
He was a merchant in Louisville before the war. He enlisted as Private in Company B, 5th Kentucky Infantry on 2 October 1861. He was appointed Major and Commissary of Subsistence to Brigadier General McLaws on 18 January 1862.
On the Campaign
He was Division Commissary of Subsistence (CS) on the Maryland Campaign on General McLaws' staff.
The rest of the War
He was assigned as CS to General Kershaw in December 1863 and to General Longstreet on 6 October 1864. He was surrendered at Appomattox Court House, VA on 9 April 1865.
After the War
He went to Atlanta in 1866 and was in business there. He was later appointed head bookkeeper of the post office by President Cleveland, and worked there to the end of his life.
References & notes
09/16/1832; Louisville, KY
12/15/1904; Atlanta, GA; burial in Oakland Cemetery, Atlanta, GA