(c. 1845 - 1862)
Home State: South Carolina
Branch of Service: Infantry
He enlisted as 4th Corporal, Company I, 15th South Carolina Infantry about 1 September 1861.
On the Campaign
Probably left behind, sick, in Maryland, he died of typhoid fever at a US Army hospital in Frederick, MD on 10 October 1862 at about age 17.
After the War
He was originally buried "along the west side and in [Mt Olivet] cemetery at Frederick [Maryland]". Probably reinterred at Hagerstown in about 1874.
References & notes
c. 1845; Newberry District, SC
10/10/1862; Frederick, 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 4575]
2 National Museum of Civil War Medicine, and Terry Reimer, Frederick Patient List, Published 2018, first accessed 17 September 2018, <http://www.civilwarmed.org/explore/primary-sources/databases/frederickpatient/>, Source page: patient #9.607 [AotW citation 22035]