(? - 1862)
Home State: South Carolina
Branch of Service: Infantry
He enlisted as Private, Company K, 17th South Carolina Infantry on 9 December 1861 at Camp Hampton near Columbia, SC. He was probably appointed Sergeant, date not given.
On the Campaign
He was in action at Turner's Gap on South Mountain on 14 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He died on 4 October 1862, cause and place not given.
References & notes
His service from his Compiled Service Records, with his presence at "Boonsboro" from Colonel McMaster's list for the 17th South Carolina (Confederate States Army Casualty Lists and Narrative Reports, RG 109, NARA), online from fold3.
His father's attorney filed for Sutton's final pay in February 1863.