Home State: Georgia
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 13th Georgia Infantry
He enlisted as a Private in Company E, 13th Georgia Infantry on 4 March 1862 at Savannah, GA.
On the Campaign
He was seriously wounded in the foot in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
By 2 October he was in the CS Army's Union (Hotel?) Hospital in Winchester, VA. He was on detached service to Macon, GA from 19 December 1862 to 9 September 1863. By January 1864 and through at least September he was detailed as a nurse to a CS Army hospital in the Valley District of Virginia. He was surrendered and paroled at Appomattox Court House, VA on 9 April 1865.
References & notes
1 US War Department, Compiled Service Records of Confederate Soldiers, Record Group No. 109 (War Department Collection of Confederate Records), Washington DC: US National Archives and Records Administration (NARA), 1903-1927 [AotW citation 28386]
2 Henderson, Lilian, compiler, Roster of the Confederate Soldiers of Georgia, 1861-1865, 6 vols., Hapeville (GA): Longino & Porter, 1959-1964 [AotW citation 28387]