Home State: Louisiana
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 6th Louisiana Infantry
He enlisted in Company C of the 6th Louisiana Infantry on 3 March 186[2?] in St. Landry Parish. He was a married farmer from Washington, Louisiana.
On the Campaign
He was captured and probably wounded in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He died at "Grove's Warehouse" and was originally buried "East of J. C. Grove's warehouse, on hill near a new house" on the battlefield at Sharpsburg. Probably reinterred at Hagerstown in about 1874.
References & notes
Date not known in LA
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 4607]
2 Booth, Andrew B., Records of Louisiana Confederate Soldiers and Louisiana Confederate Commands, 3 Volumes, New Orleans: State of Louisiana, 1920, Vol. 1, pg. 316 [AotW citation 5058]