(c. 1835 - 1862)
Home State: Mississippi
Branch of Service: Infantry
A 26 year old mechanic, he enlisted at Natchez on 25 May 1861 and mustered as a Private in Company I, 16th Mississippi Infantry at Corinth on 1 June 1861.
On the Campaign
He was mortally wounded by gunshot to his leg in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He died of his wound on 16 October 1862, probably in Charles Town, VA (now WV). His widow Elizabeth filed for his final pay of $135.86 in February 1863.
References & notes
c. 1835 in MS
10/16/1862; Charlestown, VA; burial in "Soldiers Square", Edge Hill Cemetery, Charlestown, WV