(1822 - 1899)
Home State: Virginia
Command Billet: Commanding Regiment
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 57th Virginia Infantry
From Chatham, VA, he was commissioned Captain, Company D, 57th Virginia Infantry on 22 June 1861. He was promoted to Major on 23 May 1862 and Colonel on 30 July.
On the Campaign
He was probably not with his Regiment at Sharpsburg.
The rest of the War
He resigned his commission 12 January 1863.
After the War
He lived in Mayesville, SC the last few years of his life and was "a tobacco expert."
References & notes
Service and other details from Charles W. Sublett's 57th Virginia Infantry (roster, 1995) via the Historical Data Systems database. His memorial is on Findagrave, source of additional details from his obituary of 10 May 1899 in The Watchman and Southern.
12/28/1822; Pittsylvania County, VA
05/05/1899; Mayesville, SC