Home State: North Carolina
Branch of Service: Infantry
From Rowan County, he enlisted in Company K, 5th North Carolina Infantry on 15 July 1862.
On the Campaign
He was mortally wounded in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862, and was reported "missing on march to Maryland."
The rest of the War
He died of wounds in Shepherdstown, VA, date not given.
References & notes
Date not known; 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 5151]
2 Moore, John Wheeler (compiler), and State of North Carolina, Roster of North Carolina Troops in the War Between the States, 4 volumes, Raleigh: Ashe & Gatling, State Printers and Publishers, 1882, Vol. 1, pg. 196 [AotW citation 9784]
3 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 24772]