(1844 - 1915)
Home State: South Carolina
Branch of Service: Infantry
A 17 year old farmer from Richardsonville, Edgefield District, he enlisted as Private, Company E, 7th South Carolina Infantry on 15 April 1861.
On the Campaign
He was wounded in action on Maryland Heights near Harpers Ferry on 13 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He did not return to his Company.
References & notes
His service from Swain,1 as J. Robert Pow. Personal details from family genealogists. His gravesite is on Findagrave.
He married Emma Elizabeth Boyd (1852-1885) in about 1872 and they had 5 children. His father's name was Jacob Pou, and his brother James and sister Margaret probably spelled their last names that way.
03/07/1844 in SC
04/22/1915; in SC; burial in Emory United Methodist Church Cemetery, Saluda, SC