(c. 1837 - 1862)
Home State: North Carolina
Branch of Service: Infantry
Age 24, from New Hanover County, he enrolled there and was commissioned on 16 May 1861 as 2nd Lieutenant of Company G, 3rd North Carolina Infantry. He was promoted to First Lieutenant on 21 February 1862.
On the Campaign
He was mortally wounded by gunshots to the chest and head in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862 and died later the same day.
References & notes
His service from the Roster.1
More on the Web
A daguerreotype of him and some wartime letters are among the Quince and Watters Family Papers at the University of North Carolina [finding aid].
09/17/1862; Sharpsburg, MD
1 Manarin, Louis H., and Weymouth Tyree Jordan, Matthew M Brown, Michael W Coffey, North Carolina Troops, 1861-1865 : A Roster, 20 Volumes +, Raleigh: North Carolina State Department of Archives and History, 1966- [AotW citation 25902]