(c. 1839 - 1862)
Home State: Texas
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 1st Texas Infantry
He enlisted in Galveston as Private, Company L, First Texas Infantry on 12 April 1862, age 23. He was promoted to Corporal on 5 May 1862.
On the Campaign
He was killed in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862.
References & notes
09/17/1862; Sharpsburg, MD
1 Davis, Rev. Nicholas A., The Campaign from Texas to Maryland, Houston: Telegraph Book and Job Establishment, 1863, pg. 143 [AotW citation 1585]
2 Simpson, Harold Brown, Hood's Texas Brigade: a Compendium, Hillsboro: Hill Junior College Press, 1977, pg. 84 [AotW citation 21070]