(1840 - 1911)
Home State: Louisiana
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 2nd Louisiana Infantry
He enlisted in Company B, 2nd Louisiana Infantry on May 9, 1861 in New Orleans.
On the Campaign
He was wounded in action on 17 September 1862 at Sharpsburg.
The rest of the War
He was wounded again, in action at Fredericksburg, VA on 13 December 1862. He was in a hospital Richmond, VA until he was discharged there for disability on a surgeon's certificate on January 22, 1863. He'd lost his right leg to his Fredericksburg wound.
After the War
He was a substantial cotton planter in Rapides Parish, and was once Clerk of Court there. He died of pneumonia at his daughter's home in Plaquemine at age 70.
References & notes
04/11/1840; Rapides Parish, LA
01/11/1911 Plaquemine, LA; burial in St John the Evangelist Cemetery, Plaquemine, LA