(1839 - 1911)
Home State: Texas
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 1st Texas Infantry
From Harrison County, he enlisted in Company E, First Texas Infantry on 22 September 1861 at Camp McLeod, VA.
On the Campaign
He was slightly wounded in the thigh in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was paroled at Appomattox Court House, VA on 12 April 1865.
References & notes
05/24/1839; Lowndes County, AL
10/02/1911; Marshall, TX; burial in Greenwood Cemetery, Marshall, TX
1 Davis, Rev. Nicholas A., The Campaign from Texas to Maryland, Houston: Telegraph Book and Job Establishment, 1863, Pg. 142 [AotW citation 1475]
2 Simpson, Harold Brown, Hood's Texas Brigade: a Compendium, Hillsboro: Hill Junior College Press, 1977, pg. 42 [AotW citation 20920]