(c. 1844 - 1862)
Home State: North Carolina
Branch of Service: Infantry
Age 18, from Wilson County, he mustered as Private, Company B, 2nd North Carolina Infantry on 15 July 1862 in Wake County.
On the Campaign
He was mortally wounded and captured in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was paroled on 27 September and died of wounds on 10 October 1862, probably in Shepherdstown, VA.
References & notes
c. 1844; Wilson County, NC
10/10/1862; 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 5150]
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 19102]