Home State: Texas
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 1st Texas Infantry
He mustered in New Orleans as Private in Company A, First Texas Infantry on 16 May 1861.
On the Campaign
He was severely wounded in the leg in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was promoted to 3rd Corporal, date not given, and was wounded again, at Chickamauga, GA on 19 September 1863.
1 Davis, Rev. Nicholas A., The Campaign from Texas to Maryland, Houston: Telegraph Book and Job Establishment, 1863, Pg. 142 - 143 [AotW citation 1419]
2 Simpson, Harold Brown, Hood's Texas Brigade: a Compendium, Hillsboro: Hill Junior College Press, 1977, pg. 17 [AotW citation 20988]