(c. 1843 - ?)
Home State: Texas
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 1st Texas Infantry
Age 19, he enlisted in Company L, First Texas Infantry on 11 April 1862 in Galveston.
On the Campaign
He was severely wounded in the neck and captured in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was exchanged in November 1862. He was left behind with the wounded and captured at Gettysburg, PA on 5 July 1863 and exchanged in March 1864.
References & notes
1 Davis, Rev. Nicholas A., The Campaign from Texas to Maryland, Houston: Telegraph Book and Job Establishment, 1863, pg. 143 [AotW citation 1574]
2 Simpson, Harold Brown, Hood's Texas Brigade: a Compendium, Hillsboro: Hill Junior College Press, 1977, pg. 81 [AotW citation 21046]