(c. 1841 - 1864)
Home State: Texas
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 1st Texas Infantry
Age 20, 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 slightly wounded in the foot in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was wounded again, in the Wilderness, VA on 6 May 1864 and killed in action at Chaffin's Farm, VA near Richmond on 29 September 1864.
References & notes
09/29/1864; Chaffin's Farm, Henrico County, VA
1 Davis, Rev. Nicholas A., The Campaign from Texas to Maryland, Houston: Telegraph Book and Job Establishment, 1863, pg. 143 [AotW citation 1554]
2 Simpson, Harold Brown, Hood's Texas Brigade: a Compendium, Hillsboro: Hill Junior College Press, 1977, pg. 75 [AotW citation 21024]