(1842 - 1908)
Home State: South Carolina
Branch of Service: Infantry
An 18 year old farm worker at Five Forks, Anderson District, he enlisted as Private, Company H, 7th South Carolina Infantry on 1 July 1862.
On the Campaign
He was wounded in action on Maryland Heights near Harpers Ferry on 13 September or at Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was in a hospital in Richmond, VA, then on a 30 day furlough. He was wounded again, in the hand in the Wilderness, VA on 6 May 1864. He was captured 23 May on the North Anna River and held at Point Lookout, MD. He was released 29 June 1865 after taking the oath of allegiance.
12/29/1842; Anderson District, SC
06/13/1908; Anderson County, SC; burial in Hopewell Baptist Church Cemetery, Anderson, SC