(1838 - 1862)
Home State: North Carolina
Branch of Service: Infantry
A 24 year old farmer in Davidson County, he mustered as Private, Company E, 13th North Carolina Infantry on 16 July 1862 in Wake County.
On the Campaign
He was mortally wounded in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He died in a hospital in Shepherdstown, VA (now WV) on 7 October 1862.
References & notes
02/14/1838; Lexington, NC
10/07/1862; Shepherdstown, VA; burial in Elmwood Cemetery, Shepherdstown, WV
1 United Confederate Veterans, and United Daughters of the Confederacy, Sons of Confederate Veterans, , Confederate Veteran Magazine (1893-1932), 1893-01-01, Vol. XIX, pp. 75 - 76 [AotW citation 5105]
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 19197]