(c. 1832 - ?)
Home State: Texas
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 1st Texas Infantry
Age 29, he enlisted when the Company was organized in Galveston County, TX, and mustered with them as Private, Company L, First Texas Infantry for Confederate service on 30 August 1861 near Manassas, VA.
On the Campaign
He was severely wounded in the arm in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was wounded again, at Chickamauga, GA on 19 September 1863, in the Wilderness, VA on 6 May 1864, and finally at Chaffin's Farm near Richmond, VA on 29 September 1864. After the last, his left arm was amputated.
References & notes
1 Davis, Rev. Nicholas A., The Campaign from Texas to Maryland, Houston: Telegraph Book and Job Establishment, 1863, pg. 143 [AotW citation 1569]
2 Simpson, Harold Brown, Hood's Texas Brigade: a Compendium, Hillsboro: Hill Junior College Press, 1977, pg. 80 [AotW citation 21041]