(1837 - 1918)
Home State: South Carolina
Branch of Service: Infantry
A 23 year old clerk in Richland District, he enlisted as 5th Sergeant, Company D, 12th South Carolina Infantry in 1861. He was wounded in two places at Gaines' Mill, VA on 27 June 1862.
On the Campaign
He was again twice wounded, in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was commissioned 3rd Lieutenant by mid-1864, and promoted successively to 2nd and First Lieutenant, dates not given. He was captured near the end of the war and held at Johnson's Island, OH into June 1865.
After the War
He was in business in Columbia, and was State Inspector of Lands for the British & American Loan Company.
References & notes
09/27/1837; Richland District, SC
10/06/1918; burial in Elmwood Memorial Gardens, Columbia, SC