Home State: Texas
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 1st Texas Infantry
He mustered as Private in Company I, First Texas Infantry on 24 June 1861 in New Orleans.
On the Campaign
He was severely wounded in the chest, probably mortally, in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862.
1 Davis, Rev. Nicholas A., The Campaign from Texas to Maryland, Houston: Telegraph Book and Job Establishment, 1863, Pg. 142 [AotW citation 1540]
2 Simpson, Harold Brown, Hood's Texas Brigade: a Compendium, Hillsboro: Hill Junior College Press, 1977, pg. 68 [AotW citation 21006]