Home State: Louisiana
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 15th Louisiana Infantry
A single painter, he enlisted as Private in Company C, 15th Louisiana Infantry on 2 July 1861 in New Orleans.
On the Campaign
He was mortally wounded in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September.
The rest of the War
He died at "Lavinia Grove's Farm". Originally buried on the field at Sharpsburg near "Mrs. Lucker's" [Locker's] barn. Probably reinterred at Hagerstown in about 1874.
References & notes
Date not known Sharpsburg, MD; burial in Washington Confederate Cemetery, Hagerstown, MD
1 Pruett, Samuel, and Poffenberger & Good, Greg Farino and Western Maryland Regional Library (WMRL), Washington Confederate Cemetery, possible burials, Hagerstown (MD): WHILBR, 2010 [AotW citation 4544]
2 Booth, Andrew B., Records of Louisiana Confederate Soldiers and Louisiana Confederate Commands, 3 Volumes, New Orleans: State of Louisiana, 1920, Vol. 1, pg. 101 [AotW citation 5056]