(1838 - 1862)
Home State: North Carolina
Branch of Service: Infantry
A 24 year old farmer in Johnston County, he mustered as Private, Company C, First North Carolina Infantry on 15 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 of wounds on 25 September 1862, probably in Shepherdstown, VA (now WV).
References & notes
1838; Johnston County, NC
09/25/1862; burial in Elmwood Cemetery, Shepherdstown, WV
1 United Confederate Veterans, and United Daughters of the Confederacy and Sons of Confederate Veterans, Confederate Veteran Magazine (1893-1932), 1893-01-00, Vol. XIX, pp. 75 - 76 [AotW citation 5129]
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 19087]