Home State: Mississippi
Branch of Service: Infantry
He enlisted as Private, Company K, 18th Mississippi Infantry on about 1 May 1861.
On the Campaign
He was wounded by gunshot to the right side of his groin in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was treated at a US Army hospital in Frederick, MD from 20 to 28 November 1862, and then sent on to Fortress Monroe, VA, probably for exchange.
References & notes
His service from his Compiled Service Records via the Historical Data Systems database. Wound and hospital details from the Patient List,1 as J.F. Burke.