(c. 1837 - 1862)
Home State: Louisiana
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 5th Louisiana Infantry
A 24 year old sailor from New Orleans, he enlisted on 10 May 1861 in New Orleans and mustered as a Private in Company B, 5th Louisiana Infantry at Camp Moore on 4 June 1861. He was elected Junior 2nd Lieutenant on 16 August 1862.
On the Campaign
He was killed in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862.
References & notes
c. 1837 in LA
09/17/1862; Sharpsburg, MD
1 Booth, Andrew B., Records of Louisiana Confederate Soldiers and Louisiana Confederate Commands, 3 Volumes, New Orleans: State of Louisiana, 1920, Vol. 2, pg. 7 [AotW citation 10694]
2 US War Department, Compiled Service Records of Confederate Soldiers, Record Group No. 109 (War Department Collection of Confederate Records), Washington DC: US National Archives and Records Administration (NARA), 1903-1927 [AotW citation 29738]