Home State: Texas
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 1st Texas Infantry
He enlisted as Private in Company I, First Texas Infantry on 22 March 1862 in Alto, TX.
On the Campaign
He was severely wounded in the foot in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was captured at Bunker Hill, VA on 20 July 1863 and at Chickamauga, GA on 19 September.
After the War
He died of tuberculosis contracted during the War, date not given.
References & notes
Date not known Alto, TX
1 Davis, Rev. Nicholas A., The Campaign from Texas to Maryland, Houston: Telegraph Book and Job Establishment, 1863, Pg. 142 [AotW citation 1532]
2 Simpson, Harold Brown, Hood's Texas Brigade: a Compendium, Hillsboro: Hill Junior College Press, 1977, pg. 66 [AotW citation 21000]