(1828 - 1902)
Home State: Virginia
Command Billet: Commanding Regiment
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 9th Virginia Infantry
From Portsmouth, he enrolled and was commissioned Captain of Company D, 9th Virginia Infantry on 27 April 1861.
On the Campaign
He commanded the regiment as senior officer present at Sharpsburg.
The rest of the War
He was promoted to Major, date not given, and was captured at Gettysburg, PA on 3 July 1863. He was held at the Federal prison on Johnson's Island, OH until paroled on 27 April 1865.
References & notes
His service from Benjamin H. Trask's 9th Virginia Infantry (1984). His gravesite is on Findagrave.
02/29/1828; Portsmouth, VA
02/05/1902; Portsmouth, VA; burial in Oak Grove Cemetery, Portsmouth, VA