Home State: Louisiana
Branch of Service: Artillery
He was a Private in the 3rd Company, Washington Artillery.
On the Campaign
He was killed in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September.
The rest of the War
Originally buried "at a rock brake in Grave's [Grove's?] field west of his house, close to a small cherry tree on right of and sixty yards from Shepherdstown road", near the battlefield at Sharpsburg. 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 4649]
2 Owen, William Miller, In Camp and Battle with the Washington Artillery of New Orleans, Boston: Ticknor & Co., 1885, pg. 450 [AotW citation 13127]