2nd Infantry

John T. Fraley

Company E, 2nd North Carolina State Troops

Born in Rowan County and resided as a farmer in Davie County prior to enlisting in Guilford County ate age 19, July 26, 1861, for the War. Mustered in as a Private and appointed Corporal on December 1, 1861. Promoted to Sergeant on April 19, 1862, and appointed 2nd Lieutenant to rank from September 23, 1862. Present or accounted for until he died of wounds received in battle at Spotsylvania Court House, Virginia, on May 15, 1864.

Image: Liljenquist Family Collection, Library of Congress.