(c. 1828 - 1862)
Home State: North Carolina
Branch of Service: Infantry
Age 34, from Moore County, he enlisted in Wake County on 15 July 1862 as Private, Company E, 3rd North Carolina Infantry.
On the Campaign
He was mortally wounded by a gunshot in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862 and captured.
The rest of the War
He was admitted to a US Army hospital in Frederick, MD on 22 October but died there on 30 October 1862.
References & notes
c. 1828; Moore County, NC
10/30/1862; Frederick, MD; burial in Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Frederick, MD
1 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, pp. 98 - 99 [AotW citation 6080]
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 25932]
3 National Museum of Civil War Medicine, and Terry Reimer, Frederick Patient List, Published 2018, first accessed 17 September 2018, <http://www.civilwarmed.org/explore/primary-sources/databases/frederickpatient/>, Source page: patient #5.298 [AotW citation 25933]