(1840 - 1864)
Home State: South Carolina
Branch of Service: Infantry
He was a medical student in Elbert Count, GA in 1860. On 1 June 1861 he enlisted as a Private in Company C, 7th South Carolina Infantry. He was appointed First Sergeant at the reorganization of 13 May 1862.
On the Campaign
He was wounded in action on 17 September 1862 at Sharpsburg.
The rest of the War
He was slightly wounded at Gettysburg, PA on 2 July 1863 and was acting Adjutant of the regiment in about June 1864. He was killed in action at Cedar Creek, VA on 19 October 1864.
References & notes
04/30/1840; Bordeaux Township, Abbeville District, SC
10/19/1864; Cedar Creek, VA; burial in Edmonds Burial Ground, McCormick, SC
1 Thomas, John P., and and previous SC Historians of the Confederate Records, Confederate Rolls of South Carolina, Columbia: Historian of Confederate Records, 1898, Roll of Company C, 7th Reg't Inf, South Carolina Vols. [AotW citation 24190]
2 Swain, Sr., Glen Allan, The Bloody 7th, Wilmington, NC: Broadfoot Publishing Company, 2014, pg. 497 [AotW citation 24498]