(c. 1833 - 1862)
Home State: South Carolina
Branch of Service: Infantry
A 29 year old mechanic in Edgefield, he enlisted as Private, Company F, 7th South Carolina Infantry on 4 June 1861 and transferred to Company H the next day.
On the Campaign
He was mortally wounded by a gunshot to his left lung in action on Maryland Heights near Harpers Ferry on 13 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He died of his wounds nearby in Pleasant Valley, MD on 25 September 1862.
References & notes
c. 1833; Edgefield District, SC
09/25/1862; Pleasant Valley, MD
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 H, 7th Reg't Inf, South Carolina Vols. [AotW citation 24217]
2 Swain, Sr., Glen Allan, The Bloody 7th, Wilmington, NC: Broadfoot Publishing Company, 2014, pp. 477-78 [AotW citation 24479]