Home State: Georgia
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 23rd Georgia Infantry
He enlisted as Private in Company E, 23rd Georgia Infantry on 8 November 1861.
On the Campaign
He was captured in action on 17 September 1862 at Sharpsburg.
The rest of the War
Paroled at Fort Delaware, DE 2 October 1862. Exchanged at Aiken's Landing, VA 10 November 1862. Given certificate of disability for discharge 12 November, but no record of discharge found.
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/23rd_regt_inf.html [AotW citation 12372]