(1844 - 1883)
Home State: South Carolina
Branch of Service: Infantry
Age 17, from Indian Hill, Abbeville District, he enlisted as Private, Company C, 7th South Carolina Infantry 15 April 1861.
On the Campaign
He was slightly wounded in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was wounded again, by a gunshot to his right leg at Spotsylvania Court House, VA on 8 May 1864. He was treated at Richmond Hospitals and furloughed on 27 May with no further military record.
After the War
He was killed in 1883 while working on a railroad in Arkansas.
References & notes
His service from Swain.1
He married Ronda Elizabeth Jennings (1849-1877) and they had 5 children.
01/10/1844; Abbeville District, SC
1883; in AR