(1838 - 1909)
Home State: Alabama
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 26th Alabama Infantry
From Fayette County, he enlisted as Private, Company A, 26th Alabama Infantry on 3 October 1861.
On the Campaign
He was wounded in action near Turner's Gap on South Mountain on 14 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was captured at Gettysburg, PA in July 1863 and held at Fort Delaware for almost two years, until 14 June 1865.
After the War
In 1880 he was a farmer in Ridge, Fayette County. In 1900 he was farming in Comanche County, TX.
References & notes
11/26/1838 in GA
04/22/1909; Hamlin, TX; burial in Hamlin North Cemetery, Jones County, TX
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 25488]