(c. 1832 - 1862)
Home State: North Carolina
Branch of Service: Infantry
From Bertie County, he enlisted in Company F, 5th North Carolina Infantry on 8 June 1861 at age 29.
On the Campaign
He was reported killed, but actually mortally wounded in action on South Mountain on 14 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He died in a hospital in Frederick, MD about 11 weeks after he was wounded. Originally buried "on west side of and in the cemetery at Frederick." Probably reinterred at Hagerstown in about 1874.
References & notes
12/02/1862; 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 5007]
2 Moore, John Wheeler (compiler), and State of North Carolina, Roster of North Carolina Troops in the War Between the States, 4 volumes, Raleigh: Ashe & Gatling, State Printers and Publishers, 1882, Vol. 1, pg. 180 [AotW citation 9783]