(c. 1840 - ?)
Home State: Mississippi
Branch of Service: Infantry
Age 21, he mustered as Private, Company B, 16th Mississippi Infantry, date not given.
On the Campaign
He was wounded by gunshot to the bowels and captured in action at Sharpsburg, MD on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was treated at a field hospital at Sharpsburg, then, about 4 October, sent to a hospital in Frederick, MD. He was transferred to the National Hospital, Baltimore, MD on 14 March 1863, where the bullet was removed. He was paroled in Baltimore on 26 May 1863 and sent south.
References & notes
His service from his Compiled Confederate Military Service Record and The Medical and Surgical History of the War of the Rebellion (MSHWR, Part 2, Volume 2) via the Historical Data Systems database. Wound and hospital details from the Patient List.1
More on the Web
The full text of his entry in the MSHWR is online thanks to confederatevets.com.