(c. 1839 - 1862)
Home State: North Carolina
Branch of Service: Infantry
From Cabarrus County, he enlisted there as Private, Company B, 7th North Carolina Infantry on 22 June 1861.
On the Campaign
He was mortally wounded and captured in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He died of wounds at a field hospital near Sharpsburg, probably later in September 1862. He was originally buried on the field at Sharpsburg at the "the northern edge of Stephen Grove's woods" and probably reinterred at Hagerstown in about 1874.
c. 1839; Cabarrus County, NC
09/1862; 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 4947]
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 24758]