(c. 1844 - ?)
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 knee and captured in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862. His kneecap was fractured.
The rest of the War
His leg was amputated at the lower third of his thigh by a Federal surgeon at a US Army field hospital near Sharpsburg on 18 September, and his surgeon reported he was "doing well" and likely to survive on 1 October 1862.
References & notes
His service from his Compiled Service Records via the Historical Data Systems database. Wound and medical details from Fisher.1