Home State: Texas
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 1st Texas Infantry
He enlisted as Private of 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 action at Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was captured at Shanghai, VA on 18 July 1863 with no further military record.
1 Davis, Rev. Nicholas A., The Campaign from Texas to Maryland, Houston: Telegraph Book and Job Establishment, 1863, pg. 143 [AotW citation 1557]
2 Simpson, Harold Brown, Hood's Texas Brigade: a Compendium, Hillsboro: Hill Junior College Press, 1977, pg. 76 [AotW citation 21026]