(1834 - 1888)
Home State: South Carolina
Branch of Service: Infantry
A 26 year old overseer in Leesville, Lexington District, he enlisted as Private, Company E, 7th South Carolina Infantry on 15 April 1861. He was "stunned" in action at Savage Station, VA on 29 June 1862.
On the Campaign
He was left behind (or straggled) on the march in Maryland and captured by Federal troops near Urbanna, MD in September.
The rest of the War
He was paroled at Urbana, was at Fort McHenry in Baltimore on 17 October, exchanged at Fortress Monroe, VA, and was back on duty in November 1862. He was slightly wounded at Fredericksburg, VA on 13 December. He was wounded in the right arm in June 1864, place not given, and his arm was amputated. There is no later military record.
After the War
In 1870 he was a farmer in Edgefield County.
References & notes
06/02/1834 in SC
1888; burial in Sardis Baptist Church Cemetery, Saluda, SC