(c. 1825 - 1864)
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.
On the Campaign
He was slightly wounded in action at Turner's Gap on South Mountain on 14 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was in a hospital in Richmond, VA in October, was furloughed on the 14th, and returned to duty. He was mortally wounded by a gunshot to his face which "destroyed both eyes" about 11 November 1864 at Petersburg, VA and died in the CS General Hospital there on 12 November.
References & notes
His service from his Compiled Service Records, with his wound 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 gravesite is on Findagrave.
c. 1825; York District, SC
11/12/1864; Petersburg, VA; burial in Blandford Cemetery, Petersburg, VA