(c. 1840 - 1862)
Home State: Georgia
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 13th Georgia Infantry
In 1860 he was a 20 year old mill hand on his mother's steam mill at Cuthbert in Randolph County, GA. He enlisted in Griffin, GA on 8 July 1861 as a Private in Company E, 13th Georgia Infantry.
On the Campaign
He was killed in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
His mother Margaret E Humphrey filed for his final pay of $75.23 in August 1863.
References & notes
c. 1840 in GA
09/17/1862; Sharpsburg, MD
1 Henderson, Lilian, compiler, Roster of the Confederate Soldiers of Georgia, 1861-1865, 6 vols., Hapeville (GA): Longino & Porter, 1959-1964 [AotW citation 7256]
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 28264]