(1839 - 1863)
Home State: Louisiana
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 2nd Louisiana Infantry
He enlisted 9 June 1861 in New Orleans in Company H (later E), 2nd Louisiana Infantry. In July and August 1861 he was absent, sick, in Williamsburg, VA.
On the Campaign
He was listed as a deserter on 17 September 1862 at Sharpsburg. One note says he was "Left near Sharpsburg, Md."
The rest of the War
He was back with his Company by November 1862. He was wounded and captured in action at Gettysburg, PA on 2 July 1863, and died of his wounds at the US Army General Hospital, Chester, PA on 3 or 10 August 1863.
After the War
Originally buried at Chester Rural Cemetery, Chester, PA. Removed to mass grave at Confederate Soldiers and Sailors Monument, Philadelphia National Cemetery, Philadelphia, PA in 1891.
References & notes
1839; Avoyelles Parish, LA
08/10/1863; Chester, PA; burial in Philadelphia National Cemetery, Philadelphia, PA