Home State: Louisiana
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 8th Louisiana Infantry
He enlisted 8 March 1862 in Company H, 8th Louisiana Infantry in Rapides Parish.
On the Campaign
He was wounded and possibly captured in action on 17 September 1862 at Sharpsburg.
The rest of the War
After Sharpsburg he was on Rolls as absent, wounded and on furlough. By May 1863 he was listed as absent without leave, and by August 1863 as a deserter "last heard from in Avoyelles Parish, La".
References & notes
Basic information from Booth1, who also has a POW parole record but no other information for a "J.B. Landiname", who may be the same man. There is no Landiname found on available rosters for the Company.
1 Booth, Andrew B., Records of Louisiana Confederate Soldiers and Louisiana Confederate Commands, 3 Volumes, New Orleans: State of Louisiana, 1920, Vol. 3, Book 1, pg. 636 [AotW citation 14953]