(1837 - 1913)
Home State: Alabama
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 26th Alabama Infantry
He enlisted as Private, Company D, 26th Alabama Infantry on 7 December 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 wounded again, in the leg at Bristoe Station, VA on 14 October 1863, in the Alabama Hospital, and furloughed home to Big Pond, AL on 28 October. He returned to duty and surrendered as a member of Company E, 1st Alabama Consolidated Regiment at Greensboro, NC on 26 April 1865.
References & notes
09/11/1837; Fayette County, AL
05/25/1913; Lamar, AL; burial in Mount Zion Cemetery, Hightogy, AL
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_d.htm [AotW citation 25517]