(1828 - 1862)
Home State: South Carolina
Branch of Service: Infantry
A 33 year old farmer in Anderson Court House, he enlisted as Private, Company I, 7th South Carolina Infantry on 9 August 1862.
On the Campaign
He was wounded in action on Maryland Heights near Harpers Ferry on 13 September 1862 and captured nearby.
The rest of the War
He was paroled on 22 September 1862 near Sandy Hook, MD but died of his wound on 5 October 1862 at the US Army hospital in Pleasant Valley, MD.
After the War
He may have been reinterred with other Confederate dead to the Washington Confederate Cemetery, Hagerstown, MD, but his name is not among those identified as such.
More on the Web
His service from Swain.1
10/05/1862; Pleasant Valley, MD