(1837 - 1863)
Home State: Louisiana
Education: University of North Carolina
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 2nd Louisiana Infantry
From De Soto Parish, he had been a student at the University of North Carolina, Class of 1861, but did not graduate. He enlisted in Company D, 2nd Louisiana Infantry on May 11, 1861. He was absent, sick, in Hospital at Lynchburg, VA before August 1862.
On the Campaign
He was captured in action on 17 September 1862 at Sharpsburg.
The rest of the War
He was paroled 19 September 1862 at Sharpsburg. He was listed as absent without leave to February 1863, but back with his unit by March. He was killed on 3 May 1863 at Chancellorsville, VA.
References & notes
05/03/1863 Chancellorsville, VA
1 Booth, Andrew B., Records of Louisiana Confederate Soldiers and Louisiana Confederate Commands, 3 Volumes, New Orleans: State of Louisiana, 1920, Vol. 2, pg. 905 [AotW citation 13959]
2 Evans, Clement Anselm, editor, Confederate Military History, 12 Volumes, Atlanta: The Confederate Publishing Company, 1899, Vol. 10, pg. 414 [AotW citation 13969]