(1834 - 1912)
Home State: North Carolina
Education: University of North Carolina, Class of 1855
Command Billet: Regimental Officer
Branch of Service: Infantry
He was commissioned Captain of Company C of the 28th Regiment 0n 29 July 1861, and was commissioned Major on 12 June 1862. He was from Stanly County, North Carolina.
On the Campaign
He was in command of his regiment at Harpers Ferry and at Sharpsburg as the senior officer present.
The rest of the War
He resigned his commission on 14 October 1862, probably on grounds of ill-health.
After the War
Post-War he was a teacher, Solicitor in the 6th District, and Superior Court Judge (1885-88).
References & notes
08/14/1834; Montgomery County, NC
06/28/1912; Concord, NC; burial in Oakwood Cemetery, Concord, NC
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. 2, pp. 429, 445 [AotW citation 1052]