Home State: Alabama
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 5th Alabama Infantry
He enlisted in Company F, 5th Alabama Infantry on 10 April 1861.
On the Campaign
He was captured in action at Turner's Gap on 14 September 1862.
The rest of the War
Exchanged 8 October 1862. Captured again in action at Gettysburg, PA 1 July 1863 and a prisoner at Fort Donelson.
1 Fry, Anna M. Gayle, Memories of Old Cahaba, Nashville (Tenn): Publishing House of the M. E. Church, South, 1905, pp. 89, 105 - 108 [AotW citation 9410]
2 State of Alabama, Dept. of Archives & History, Alabama Civil War Service Database, Published 2004, first accessed 01 January 2010, <http://www.archives.state.al.us/civilwar/index.cfm>, Source page: various [AotW citation 15776]