Previously served as Corporal in Company G.,8th Regiment N.C. State Troops. Promoted to Sergeant and transferred to this company on June 20, 1863. Reported present through April 30, 1864. wounded in the hand at Drewry's Bluff, Virginia, May 13-19, 1864. Returned to duty on an unspecified date. Captured at Fort Harrison, Virginia, September 30, 1964, Confined at Point Lookout, Maryland, October 5, 1864. Paroled at Point Lookout on March 17, 1865. Received at Boulware's Wharf, James River, Virginia, March 19, 1865, for exchange.
North Carolina Troops, 1861-1865, A Roster, Vol.XIV, Infantry, 57-58, 60-61