(c. 1839 - 1862)
Home State: North Carolina
Branch of Service: Infantry
Age 23, from Person County, he mustered as Private, Company A, 24th North Carolina Infantry on 7 March 1862 in Person County. He was captured in action at Malvern Hill, VA on 1 July 1862.
On the Campaign
He was probably captured in Maryland in September 1862.
The rest of the War
He died in Frederick, MD on 9 (or 14) October 1862, cause not given. He was originally buried "along the west side and in cemetery [Mt Olivet?] at Frederick [Maryland]". Probably reinterred at Hagerstown in about 1874.
References & notes
c. 1839; Person County, NC
10/09/1862; 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 4863]
2 Manarin, Louis H., and Weymouth Tyree Jordan, Matthew M Brown, Michael W Coffey, North Carolina Troops, 1861-1865 : A Roster, 20 Volumes +, Raleigh: North Carolina State Department of Archives and History, 1966- [AotW citation 19331]