(1845 - 1863)
Home State: South Carolina
Branch of Service: Infantry
A 16 year old farm boy in the Edgefield District, he enlisted as Private, Company K, 14th South Carolina Infantry about 1 September 1861.
On the Campaign
He was wounded in action at Boteler's Ford near Shepherdstown, VA on 20 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was killed at Gettysburg, PA on 2 July 1863.
References & notes
His service from the Roll,1 which has his age as 22, and the index to his Compiled Service Records via the Historical Data Systems database. Personal details from family genealogists and the US Census of 1860.
05/26/1845; Edgefield District, SC
07/02/1863; Gettysburg, PA