(c. 1825 - 1862)
Home State: South Carolina
Branch of Service: Infantry
In 1850 he was a mechanic in Anson, NC. Age 35, by then in the York District, SC, he enlisted as Corporal, Company A, 12th South Carolina Infantry on 20 August 1861.
On the Campaign
He was mortally wounded in the leg or hip and captured in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was probably treated at a field hospital near the battlefield, then briefly at a US Army hospital in Frederick, MD on 15 and 16 October before being transferred for exchange. He died of his wounds in Richmond, VA on 24 (or 23) November 1862.
References & notes
c. 1825 in NC
11/24/1862; Richmond, VA
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 A, 12th Reg't Inf, South Carolina Vols. [AotW citation 24346]
2 National Museum of Civil War Medicine, and Terry Reimer, Frederick Patient List, Published 2018, first accessed 17 September 2018, <http://www.civilwarmed.org/explore/primary-sources/databases/frederickpatient/>, Source page: patient #1.068 [AotW citation 24349]