(1843 - 1862)
Home State: Florida
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 2nd Florida Infantry
He mustered as Private in Company L, 2nd Florida Infantry on 29 June 1861 in Madison, FL. He was wounded in the leg in action at Gaines' Farm, VA on 30 June 1862.
On the Campaign
He was mortally wounded in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He died of wounds at Sharpsburg on 20 September 1862. Originally buried "in Rev. J. J. Adams town lot, back of the M. E. Graveyard" in the town of Sharpsburg. Probably reinterred at Hagerstown in about 1874.
References & notes
09/20/1862; Sharpsburg, MD; burial in Washington Confederate Cemetery, Hagerstown, MD
1 Pruett, Samuel, and Poffenberger & Good, Greg Farino and Western Maryland Regional Library (WMRL), Washington Confederate Cemetery, possible burials, Hagerstown (MD): WHILBR, 2010 [AotW citation 4562]
2 State of Florida, Board of State Institutions, Soldiers of Florida in the Seminole Indian, Civil and Spanish-American Wars, Live Oak (FL): Democrat Print, 1903, pg. 96 [AotW citation 19982]