Home State: Texas
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 1st Texas Infantry
He enlisted as Private in Company L, First Texas Infantry, date not given.
On the Campaign
He was severely wounded in the chest in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was on furlough in Texas until 1 February 1863. While there he was commissioned First Lieutenant in [Captain Sydney T.] Fontaine's Light Battery (7th Battalion, Co. A, Texas Light Artillery).