(1835 - 1862)
Home State: Texas
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 1st Texas Infantry
He enlisted as Private, Company K, First Texas Infantry when they organized in San Augustine County, TX in mid-1861 and mustered into Confederate service with them near Richmond, VA on 11 October 1861.
On the Campaign
He was killed in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862.
References & notes
1835; San Augustine County, TX
09/17/1862; Sharpsburg, MD
1 Davis, Rev. Nicholas A., The Campaign from Texas to Maryland, Houston: Telegraph Book and Job Establishment, 1863, pg. 143 [AotW citation 1550]
2 Simpson, Harold Brown, Hood's Texas Brigade: a Compendium, Hillsboro: Hill Junior College Press, 1977, pg. 74 [AotW citation 21022]