(c. 1828 - 1880)
Home State: Georgia
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 13th Georgia Infantry
In 1860 he was 32 years old and lived near Octavia in Early County, GA. He enlisted as a Private in Company G, 13th Georgia Infantry on 9 May 1862 at Causton's Bluff (or Savannah), GA.
On the Campaign
He was wounded in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was in a Richmond, VA hospital by 7 and furloughed home on the 8th. He was discharged for disability by August 1864, captured at Tallahassee, FL on 10 May 1865 and paroled at Albany, GA on 17 May.
After the War
In 1870 he was a farmer near Blakely in Early County, GA.
References & notes
c. 1828 in GA
1880; Early County, GA
1 Henderson, Lilian, compiler, Roster of the Confederate Soldiers of Georgia, 1861-1865, 6 vols., Hapeville (GA): Longino & Porter, 1959-1964 [AotW citation 7285]
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 28292]