(1830 - c. 1910)
Home State: South Carolina
Branch of Service: Infantry
A 31 year old tin peddler at Dorn's Mills, Edgefield District, he enlisted as 2nd Sergeant, Company G, 7th South Carolina Infantry on 15 April 1861. He was promoted to First Sergeant on 13 May 1862 at the reorganization.
On the Campaign
He was wounded by a gunshot in action on Maryland Heights, MD near Harpers Ferry on 13 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He returned to duty in September 1863. He was wounded again, at Chickamauga, GA on 20 September 1863, at Cold Harbor, VA in June 1864, and at Cedar Creek, VA in October 1864. He was surrendered on 26 April 1865 and paroled at Greensboro, NC on 2 May 1865.
After the War
He was living in Saluda, SC in 1900.
References & notes
02/1830; Edgefield District, SC
c. 1910; in 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 G, 7th Reg't Inf, South Carolina Vols. [AotW citation 24208]
2 Swain, Sr., Glen Allan, The Bloody 7th, Wilmington, NC: Broadfoot Publishing Company, 2014, pg. 682 [AotW citation 24697]