John T. WILLIFORD, Sergeant. 2nd Regiment North Carolina State Troops, Company B.
Resided in Wilson County where he enlisted on 27 May 1861 at age 18. Mustered in as a Corporal and promoted to Sergeant on 1 Feb 1862. Wounded at Malvern Hill, VA on 1 July 1862. Died at home of wound in October 1862 at age of 18. LOCATION OF WOUND AND SPECIFIC CAUSE OF DEATH NOT REPORTED!