(c. 1843 - ?)
Home State: Texas
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 1st Texas Infantry
Age 18, 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 slightly wounded in the hand in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was wounded again, at Chickamauga, GA on 19 September 1862 and discharged for disability 17 December 1864. He was paroled at Brenham, TX in August 1865.
References & notes
1 Davis, Rev. Nicholas A., The Campaign from Texas to Maryland, Houston: Telegraph Book and Job Establishment, 1863, pg. 143 [AotW citation 1576]
2 Simpson, Harold Brown, Hood's Texas Brigade: a Compendium, Hillsboro: Hill Junior College Press, 1977, pg. 81 [AotW citation 21050]