Home State: Texas
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 1st Texas Infantry
He mustered as Private in Company E, First Texas Infantry on 6 June 1861 in New Orleans.
On the Campaign
He was wounded by gunshot to the left thigh and captured in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was treated at a US Army hospital in Frederick, MD from 15 October to 8 November 1862 then sent to Baltimore. No further military record.
1 Simpson, Harold Brown, Hood's Texas Brigade: a Compendium, Hillsboro: Hill Junior College Press, 1977, pg. 42 [AotW citation 20921]
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 #1.078 [AotW citation 20974]