(1840 - 1907)
Home State: Alabama
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 26th Alabama Infantry
He enlisted as Private, Company A, 26th Alabama Infantry on 3 October 1861.
On the Campaign
He was wounded by a gunshot that entered his chest and exited his back in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He returned to duty on 2 December 1862 and was promoted to 2nd Corporal, date not given.
After the War
He was a minister in the village of Floyd, Roosevelt County, NM, and was appointed postmaster there in 1904.
References & notes
12/25/1840 in AL
01/30/1907; Floyd, NM; burial in Floyd Cemetery, Floyd, NM
1 Fincham, Jr., Ray, Artillery, Cavalry, Infantry Regimental Histories - Alabama, Published 2005, first accessed 23 August 2020, <https://ranger95.com/civil_war/alabama/index.html>, Source page: /infantry/26ala_inf/26th_ala_inf_roster_a.html [AotW citation 25476]