Home State: Texas
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 1st Texas Infantry
He was the original First (Orderly) Sergeant of Company D, First Texas Infantry, in September 1861.
On the Campaign
He was seriously wounded (and initially thought to have been killed) in action on 17 September 1862 while acting Regimental Adjutant.
The rest of the War
He resigned 3 February 1863.
1 Davis, Rev. Nicholas A., The Campaign from Texas to Maryland, Houston: Telegraph Book and Job Establishment, 1863, Pg. 142 [AotW citation 1458]
2 Simpson, Harold Brown, Hood's Texas Brigade: a Compendium, Hillsboro: Hill Junior College Press, 1977, pg. 11 [AotW citation 20841]