(1845 - 1905)
Home State: North Carolina
Branch of Service: Infantry
Giving his age as 20, from Johnston County, he enlisted as Private, Company C, First North Carolina Infantry on 15 July 1862 in Wake County.
On the Campaign
He was wounded in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was captured at Spotsylvania Court House, VA on 12 May 1864 and a prisoner at Elmira, NY until sent to James River, VA, probably for exchange, on 14 March 1865. He was furloughed home on March 28 and captured and paroled at Raleigh, NC on 2 May 1865.
09/04/1845; Sandy Level, Johnston County, NC
10/27/1905; burial in Clayton City Cemetery, Clayton, NC