Home State: Georgia
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 16th Georgia Infantry
He enlisted as Private, Company G, 16th Georgia Infantry on 20 July 1861.
On the Campaign
He was captured in action on 14 September 1862 at Crampton's Gap.
The rest of the War
Exchanged at Aiken's Landing, Va. Nov. 10, 1862. Transferred to Co. E, 3d Battn. Ga. Sharpshooters June 8, 1863. Captured at Deep Bottom, Va. Aug. 16, 1864. Released at Elmira, N. Y. June 14, 1865.
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 12230]