Home State: Georgia
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 16th Georgia Infantry
He enlisted as Private, Company K, 16th Georgia Infantry on 25 July 1861.
On the Campaign
He was wounded in the leg, necessitating amputation below knee, and captured in action on 14 September 1862 at Crampton's Gap.
The rest of the War
Exchanged at Aiken's Landing, VA on 10 November 1862. At home, wounded, close of war.
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 12251]