Home State: Texas
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 1st Texas Infantry
He mustered as 4th Corporal in Company F, First Texas Infantry on 28 May 1861 in New Orleans. He was promoted to First Sergeant, date not given.
On the Campaign
He was slightly wounded in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was wounded again, at Chickamauga, GA on 20 September 1862.
1 Davis, Rev. Nicholas A., The Campaign from Texas to Maryland, Houston: Telegraph Book and Job Establishment, 1863, Pg. 142 [AotW citation 1484]
2 Simpson, Harold Brown, Hood's Texas Brigade: a Compendium, Hillsboro: Hill Junior College Press, 1977, pg. 45 [AotW citation 20927]