(1837 - 1905)
Home State: Louisiana
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 14th Louisiana Infantry
Born in Ireland, he was a 24 year old carpenter from Pointe Coupee when he enlisted in Company F, 14th Louisiana Infantry on 19 June 1861. Promoted Corporal 20 June 1862.
On the Campaign
He was wounded through both thighs and captured in action on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
Paroled at Ft. McHenry, MD in 1862. Exchanged at Aiken's Landing, VA on 10 November 1862. On detached service to the Quartermaster as a wheelwright in 1863, and to the hospital in Staunton, VA in 1864.
After the War
He was living in Santa Paula, CA before his death in 1905.
References & notes
1837 in IRELAND
09/25/1905; Ventura, CA; burial in Ventura Cemetery, Ventura, CA