(c. 1835 - 1862)
Home State: Mississippi
Branch of Service: Infantry
A 26 year old mechanic, he enlisted as Private, Company I, 16th Mississippi Infantry at Natchez on 1 June 1861.
On the Campaign
He was mortally wounded by gunshot in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He died of his wound on 16 October 1862, probably in Charlestown, VA.
References & notes
Service from his Compiled Military Service Records. That information and his burial location thanks to Sharon Murray. His gravesite is on Findagrave.
10/16/1862; Charlestown, VA; burial in "Soldiers Square", Edge Hill Cemetery, Charlestown, WV