Home State: Alabama
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 8th Alabama Infantry
He enlisted in Mobile as Private, Company G, 8th Alabama Infantry on 25 May 1861.
On the Campaign
He was cited for bravery in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862 on a regimental Roll of Honor.
The rest of the War
He was promoted to 4th Sergeant in April 1864 and discharged at Petersburg, VA on 13 March 1865.
References & notes
His service from his Compiled Service Record (CSR) at the US National Archives via fold3 and Colonel Herbert's History,1 which also has him as Charles Rob.
He married Frederika/Frederica Laidig (d. 1907) in December 1866.