(c. 1844 - 1862)
Home State: North Carolina
Branch of Service: Infantry
Age 20, from Cabarrus County, he mustered as Private, Company B, 20th North Carolina Infantry on 30 May 1862 at Fort Johnston, NC. He was wounded at Malvern Hill, VA on 1 July 1862 and returned to duty about 1 September.
On the Campaign
He was mortally wounded in action at Fox's Gap on South Mountain, MD on 14 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He died of wounds in Shepherdstown, VA on 13 October 1862.
References & notes
10/13/1862; 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 5134]
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 19254]