(1836 - 1925)
Home State: Georgia
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 61st Georgia Infantry
He enlisted in Company F as Private in 1861.
On the Campaign
He was severely wounded in the hip in action on 17 September 1862 at Sharpsburg.
The rest of the War
Captured in action at Fredericksburg, VA on December 13, 1862 (giving his age as 26). Paroled at Richmond, VA on May 8, 1863. Captured near Spotsylvania, VA on May 23, 1864. Paroled for exchange March 14, 1865.
After the War
He farmed cotton in Georgia, then moved to Waelder, Texas in 1870. In 1882 he moved to Harper, TX.
References & notes
03/1836; Macon, GA
12/20/1925 Junction, Kimble County, TX; burial in Junction, TX