(1840 - 1911)
Home State: Texas
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 1st Texas Infantry
He mustered as Private in Company G, First Texas Infantry on 23 June 1861 at Palestine, TX. He was wounded at Eltham's Landing, VA on 7 May 1862.
On the Campaign
He was slightly wounded in the back 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
06/01/1840 in TN
10/11/1911; Elkhart, TX; burial in Pilgrim Cemetery, Elkhart, TX
1 Davis, Rev. Nicholas A., The Campaign from Texas to Maryland, Houston: Telegraph Book and Job Establishment, 1863, Pg. 142 [AotW citation 1501]
2 Simpson, Harold Brown, Hood's Texas Brigade: a Compendium, Hillsboro: Hill Junior College Press, 1977, 53 [AotW citation 20951]