Home State: Mississippi
Branch of Service: Infantry
He mustered as Corporal, Company E, 16th Mississippi Infantry, date not given.
On the Campaign
He was wounded by gunshot to the head and captured in action at Sharpsburg, MD on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was treated at the US Army General Hospital #4 in Frederick, MD to 17 October 1862, when he was transferred to the Tannery Hospital (GH #7).
References & notes
His service from his Compiled Confederate Military Service Record via the Historical Data Systems database. Wound and hospital details from the Patient List,1, which has him as Pvt. A.E. Ard.