(1829 - 1862)
Home State: Alabama
Command Billet: Commanding Company (D)
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 12th Alabama Infantry
From Buzbeeville, Coffee County, AL, he volunteered in 1860 for the Coffee Rangers, a company of Cavalry, as First Lieutenant. He was commissioned Captain, Company D of the 12th Alabama Infantry, date not given. He was wounded in action at Seven Pines on 31 May 1862.
On the Campaign
He was killed while in command of the Regiment as senior officer present, in action in the Sunken Lane at Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862.
References & notes
Service from the Alabama Civil War Service Database. 1
1829; Elbert County, GA
09/17/1862 Sharpsburg, MD