(1842 - 1862)
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 hospitalized with a fever in April 1862.
On the Campaign
He was killed in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862.
09/17/1862; Sharpsburg, MD; burial in Oakridge Cemetery, Marietta, TX
1 Davis, Rev. Nicholas A., The Campaign from Texas to Maryland, Houston: Telegraph Book and Job Establishment, 1863, Pg. 142 [AotW citation 1452]
2 Simpson, Harold Brown, Hood's Texas Brigade: a Compendium, Hillsboro: Hill Junior College Press, 1977, pg. 35 [AotW citation 20883]