(1830 - 1862)
Home State: North Carolina
Branch of Service: Infantry
Age 30, from New Hanover County, he enrolled and was commissioned 2nd Lieutenant of Company D, 3rd North Carolina Infantry on 16 May 1861. He was promoted to First Lieutenant on 27 November and Captain on 26 April 1862.
On the Campaign
He was mortally wounded in the side in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862 and died later that day in Shepherdstown, VA.
The rest of the War
He was originally buried in Shepherdstown, but removed home by the family later.
07/05/1830; Person County, NC
09/17/1862; Shepherdstown, VA; burial in Oakdale Cemetery, Wilmington, NC
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 25927]