(c. 1846 - 1862)
Home State: Georgia
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 13th Georgia Infantry
In 1860 he was a 14 year old shoemaker's son living with his parents and siblings in Griffin, Spalding County, GA. He enlisted as a Private in Company F, 13th Georgia Infantry on 1 October 1861 on Yowell Mountain, Madison County, VA.
On the Campaign
He was killed in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
His father Jeremiah filed for his final pay of $97.79 in January 1863.
References & notes
c. 1846 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 7260]
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 28268]