(1827 - 1863)
Home State: Mississippi
Command Billet: Commanding Regiment
Branch of Service: Infantry
Agee 33, from Canaan, MS, he was commissioned Captain, Company K, 18th Mississippi Infantry on 22 April 1861. He was elected Major on 26 April 1862 at the reorganization.
On the Campaign
He was in command of the Regiment as it reached the field at Sharpsburg on 17 September and was seriously wounded in combat there.
The rest of the War
He was mortally wounded in action at Chancellorsville, VA on 3 May 1863 and died two days later.
References & notes
His service from his Compiled Service Records via the Historical Data Systems database. His death from Dunbar Rowland's The Official and Statistical Register of the State of Mississippi (1908). His gravesite is on Findagrave.
11/02/1827; Canaan, MS
05/05/1863 Chancellorsville, Virginia; burial in Canaan Cemetery, Canaan, MS