Home State: Texas
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 1st Texas Infantry
He mustered as Private in Company D, First Texas Infantry on 6 June 1861 in New Orleans. He was wounded at Seven Pines, VA on 1 June 1862 and promoted to First Corporal, date not given.
On the Campaign
He was severely wounded in the leg in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He served with his unit to the surrender at Appomattox Court House, VA on 9 April 1865.
1 Davis, Rev. Nicholas A., The Campaign from Texas to Maryland, Houston: Telegraph Book and Job Establishment, 1863, Pg. 142 [AotW citation 1449]
2 Simpson, Harold Brown, Hood's Texas Brigade: a Compendium, Hillsboro: Hill Junior College Press, 1977, pg. 34 [AotW citation 20881]