(1838 - 1916)
Home State: Texas
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 1st Texas Infantry
He mustered in New Orleans as Private in Company B, First Texas Infantry on 16 May 1861.
On the Campaign
He was wounded in the hip and back and captured in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was at a US Army hospital in Frederick, MD on 15-16 October 1862. He was discharged for disability, date not given.
References & notes
01/1838 in SC
1916; burial in Lynches Chapel Cemetery, Alto, TX
1 Simpson, Harold Brown, Hood's Texas Brigade: a Compendium, Hillsboro: Hill Junior College Press, 1977, pg. 21 [AotW citation 20857]
2 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 #1.056 [AotW citation 20900]