(c. 1842 - 1863)
Home State: Louisiana
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 10th Louisiana Infantry
A 19 year old clerk in New Orleans, he enlisted as First Sergeant, Company I, 10th Louisiana Infantry 22 July 1861 at Camp Moore, LA. He was commissioned 2nd Lieutenant on 17 January 1862 and First Lieutenant in August.
On the Campaign
He was senior man present in the Company after Captain Monier took command of the regiment and he commanded it at Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was promoted to Captain on 29 January 1863 but was killed in action at Chancellorsville, VA on 3 May 1863.
References & notes
c. 1842 in FRANCE
05/03/1863 Chancellorsville, VA; burial in Hollywood Cemetery, Richmond, VA
1 Booth, Andrew B., Records of Louisiana Confederate Soldiers and Louisiana Confederate Commands, 3 Volumes, New Orleans: State of Louisiana, 1920, Vol. 3, Book 1, pg. 482 [AotW citation 19918]
2 Bartlett, Napier, Military Record of Louisiana including Biographical and Historical Papers ..., New Orleans: L. Graham & Company, 1875, pg. 15 [AotW citation 19919]