Home State: Mississippi
Branch of Service: Infantry
He mustered as Sergeant, Company K, 13th Mississippi Infantry on about 1 April 1861.
On the Campaign
He was wounded by gunshot in action at Sharpsburg, MD on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was treated at the City Hotel Hospital in Frederick, MD to 16 October 1862, when he was transferred, location not given.
References & notes
His service from his Compiled Confederate Military Service Record via the Historical Data Systems database. Hospital details from the Patient List,1, which has him as Pvt. R.S. Jones.
1 National Museum of Civil War Medicine, and Terry Reimer, Frederick Patient List, Published 2018, first accessed 17 September 2018, <http://www.civilwarmed.org/explore/primary-sources/databases/frederickpatient/>, Source page: patient #728 [AotW citation 18343]