Home State: Mississippi
Branch of Service: Infantry
He enlisted as Private, Company A, 2nd Battalion, Mississippi State Troops, date not known.
On the Campaign
He was wounded by gunshot to the back and captured, probably 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 22 October to 13 February 1863, when he was "returned" - probably exchanged.
References & notes
Basic service from his Compiled Military Service Records via the Historical Data Systems database. Wound and hospital details from the Patient List,1 which has him in Company G, 2nd Mississippi.