(c. 1839 - ?)
Home State: Louisiana
Branch of Service: Artillery
He was a 22 year old clerk in New Orleans when he enlisted there on 22 April 1861 in the Battalion, Louisiana Foot Rifles. He transferred to the 3rd Company, Washington Artillery on 25 February 1862. He had been re-enlisted for the War by Capt. Miller on Feb. 12th, 1862, at Blackburn Ford, VA.
On the Campaign
He was present with the battery at Sharpsburg.
The rest of the War
Promoted to Corporal on Oct, 12th, 1863. Paroled at Farmville, VA between April 11th and 21st, 1865. He is noted as present in the following battles: Rappahannock Sta., Va., Aug. 23rd, 1862; Manassas, Va., Aug. 29th, 1862; Sharpsburg, Md., Sept. 15th, 16th, 17th, 1862; Fredericksburg, Dec. 13th, 1862; Fredericksburg or Chancellorsville, May 3rd, 1863; Gettysburg, Pa., July 3rd, 1863; Williamsport, Md., July 6th, 1863; Newbern, N. C., Feb. __, 1864; Drewery's Bluff, May 14th and 15th, 1864; Petersburg, Va., July, Aug., Sept., Oct., Nov. and Dec., 1864; Jan. and Feb. 1865.
References & notes
c. 1839 in LA
1 Booth, Andrew B., Records of Louisiana Confederate Soldiers and Louisiana Confederate Commands, 3 Volumes, New Orleans: State of Louisiana, 1920, Vol. 2, pg. 246 [AotW citation 13196]
2 Owen, William Miller, In Camp and Battle with the Washington Artillery of New Orleans, Boston: Ticknor & Co., 1885, pg. 449 [AotW citation 13200]