Home State: Georgia
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 16th Georgia Infantry
He enlisted in Company B, 16th Georgia Infantry as First Corporal on 17 July 1861, and was appointed First Sergeant.
On the Campaign
He was elected Second Lieutenant on 14 September 1862.
The rest of the War
Promoted to First Lieutenant later in 1862. Captured at Deep Bottom, VA 21 August 1864. Released at Fort Delaware, DE 17 June 1865.
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 12171]