(1838 - 1862)
Home State: Tennessee
Branch of Service: Infantry
Known as Walker, he was a 22 year old farmer on his mother's place in Lincoln County when enlisted as Private, Company E, First Tennessee Infantry, probably in April 1861.
On the Campaign
He was killed in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862.
References & notes
1838; Lincoln County, TN
09/17/1862; Sharpsburg, MD
1 Lindsley, John Berrien, The Military Annals of Tennessee. Confederate, Nashville: J.M. Lindsley, 1886, pg. 130 [AotW citation 25431]
2 US National Park Service, Department of the Interior, Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System, Published c. 1999, first accessed 01 January 2000, <http://www.itd.nps.gov/cwss/index.html> [AotW citation 25432]