(c. 1835 - 1862)
Home State: Louisiana
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 10th Louisiana Infantry
A 26 year old farmer in St. Landry Parish, he enlisted as Corporal, Company E, 10th Louisiana Infantry on 22 July 1861 at Camp Moore, LA. He was wounded in action while color bearer at Second Manassas in August 1862.
On the Campaign
He was killed in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862 while bearing the colors.
References & notes
c. 1835 in SC
09/17/1862 Sharpsburg, MD
1 Booth, Andrew B., Records of Louisiana Confederate Soldiers and Louisiana Confederate Commands, 3 Volumes, New Orleans: State of Louisiana, 1920, Vol. 3, Book 2, pp. 726-727 [AotW citation 19884]
2 Bartlett, Napier, Military Record of Louisiana including Biographical and Historical Papers ..., New Orleans: L. Graham & Company, 1875, pg. 14 [AotW citation 19885]