Home State: Texas
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 1st Texas Infantry
He mustered as Private in Company H, First Texas Infantry on 24 June 1861 in New Orleans.
On the Campaign
He was slightly wounded in the chest in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was captured at Gettysburg, PA on 3 July 1863. He was held at Fort Delaware and exchanged there on 22 September 1864.
1 Davis, Rev. Nicholas A., The Campaign from Texas to Maryland, Houston: Telegraph Book and Job Establishment, 1863, Pg. 142 [AotW citation 1514]
2 Simpson, Harold Brown, Hood's Texas Brigade: a Compendium, Hillsboro: Hill Junior College Press, 1977, pg. 59 [AotW citation 20961]
3 Busey, John W., and Travis W. Busey, Confederate Casualties at Gettysburg: A Comprehensive Record, Jefferson (NC): McFarland & Company, 2017, pg. 1419 [AotW citation 20962]