(c. 1836 - ?)
Home State: North Carolina
Branch of Service: Infantry
He enlisted at age 25 in Charlotte in Company A, 6th North Carolina Infantry on 28 May 1861. He was promoted to 3rd Corporal on 1 June 1861 and to 5th Sergeant on 1 April 1862. He was slightly wounded in the leg in action at Malvern Hill, VA on 1 July 1862.
On the Campaign
He was reported missing in action on South Mountain on 14 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was reduced to the ranks (Private) on 30 September 1862 but was still listed as missing into early 1863, with no later military record.
References & notes
1 Iobst, Richard William, and Louis H. Manarin, Wade Lucas, The Bloody Sixth : the Sixth North Carolina Regiment, Confederate States of America, Raleigh: North Carolina Confederate Centennial Commission, 1965, pp. 283 - 310 [AotW citation 6313]
2 US War Department, Compiled Service Records of Confederate Soldiers, Record Group No. 109 (War Department Collection of Confederate Records), Washington DC: US National Archives and Records Administration (NARA), 1903-1927 [AotW citation 27813]