(1837 - 1928)
Home State: Alabama
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 4th Alabama Infantry
He was an unmarried 22 year old mechanic from Huntsvile, AL when he enlisted as Private on 26 April 1861 in Company F, 4th Alabama Infantry. He was present with his Company in engagements from First to Second Manassas, VA in 1862.
On the Campaign
He was severely wounded in action on 17 September 1862 at Sharpsburg, and "left in the hands of the enemy."
The rest of the War
His arm was amputated, and he was discharged for wounds on 8 November 1862.
After the War
He was living in Mercury, AL in 1907-08. Probably at the Confederate Soldiers Home, Mountain Creek, AL by 1912.
References & notes
10/20/1837; Wilson County, TN
04/11/1928 Mountain Creek, AL; burial in Confederate Memorial Park Cemetery #2, Mountain Creek, AL