Home State: Texas
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 1st Texas Infantry
He enlisted 26 May 1861 and mustered as Private in Company D, First Texas Infantry on 6 June in New Orleans.
On the Campaign
He was severely wounded in the arm action at Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
His arm was amputated and he went home to Texas as disabled on 23 May 1863.
1 Davis, Rev. Nicholas A., The Campaign from Texas to Maryland, Houston: Telegraph Book and Job Establishment, 1863, Pg. 142 [AotW citation 1446]
2 Simpson, Harold Brown, Hood's Texas Brigade: a Compendium, Hillsboro: Hill Junior College Press, 1977, pg. 33 [AotW citation 20878]