(c. 1841 - 1862)
Home State: North Carolina
Branch of Service: Infantry
A 20 year old farmer in Davidson County, he mustered as Private, Company B, 14th North Carolina Infantry on 27 April 1861 in Davidson County. He was promoted to Corporal on 28 April 1862.
On the Campaign
He was mortally wounded in the abdomen and captured in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He died of wounds at a US Army hospital in Frederick, MD on 17 October 1862.
References & notes
c. 1841; Davidson County, NC
10/17/1862; Frederick, MD; burial in Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Frederick, MD
1 Farino, Greg, and J. Ronald Pearcey, superintendent, Confederate Soldiers buried in Mount Olivet Cemetery, Frederick, Hagerstown (MD): WHILBR, 2010 [AotW citation 5125]
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 19190]