(1840 - 1897)
Home State: North Carolina
Branch of Service: Infantry
A student, he enlisted at age 21 in Charlotte, NC in Company F, 6th North Carolina Infantry on 28 May 1861. He was mustered as 3rd Sergeant.
On the Campaign
He was wounded in action on 17 September 1862 at Sharpsburg.
The rest of the War
He was promoted to First Sergeant on 1 April 1863, and was again wounded, in action at Chancellorsville, VA on 4 May 1863. He was captured in action at Rappahannock Station, VA on 7 November 1863 and held at Point Lookout, MD until paroled at Coxes Wharf, James River, VA on 20 or 21 February 1865. Paroled at Greensboro, NC on 25 May 1865.
After the War
He was Clerk of the Alamance Superior Court.
References & notes
07/01/1840; Alamance County, NC
01/22/1897; Alamance County, NC; burial in Linwood Cemetery, Graham, NC