Home State: Georgia
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 16th Georgia Infantry
He enlisted as Private in Company A, 16th Georgia Infantry on 11 July 1861. He was appointed 5th Sergeant on 22 April 1862.
On the Campaign
He was captured in action on 14 September 1862 at Crampton's Gap.
The rest of the War
Exchanged. Captured near Knoxville, TN. 3 December 1863. Transferred from Rock Island, IL to City Point, VA for exchange on 2 March 1865. No later record.
References & notes
Basic information from Fincham, Jr.1.
1 Fincham, Jr., Ray, Artillery, Cavalry, Infantry Regimental Histories - Georgia C.S.A., Published c. 2005, <http://www.ranger95.com/civil_war/georgia/index.html>, Source page: /georgia/infantry/16th_inf_regt.html [AotW citation 12161]