Home State: Georgia
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 16th Georgia Infantry
He enlisted as Private in Company B, 16th Georgia Infantry on 17 July 1861.
On the Campaign
He was captured in action on 14 September 1862 at Crampton's Gap.
The rest of the War
Sent from Fort Delaware, DE to Aiken's Landing, VA October 2, 1862, and exchanged there November 10, 1862. Furloughed for 40 days from October 7, 1862. In Lynchburg, VA hospital #1, April 13-21, 1863. No later record.
References & notes
Basic information from Fincham, Jr.1.
1 Fincham, Jr., Ray, Artillery, Cavalry, Infantry Regimental Histories - Georgia C.S.A., Published c. 2005, <http://www.ranger95.com/civil_war/georgia/index.html>, Source page: /georgia/infantry/16th_inf_regt.html [AotW citation 12172]