Home State: Georgia
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 13th Georgia Infantry
He enlisted as a Private in Company K, 13th Georgia Infantry on 3 September 1861 in Richmond, VA.
On the Campaign
He was wounded by a gunshot in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was admitted to the CSA General Hospital in Charlottesville, VA on 23 September, transferred to Lynchburg on the 24th, and was on furlough to 11 December 1862. He was wounded again, on 29 April 1863 at Fredericksburg, VA, in hospitals in Richmond, VA and Petersburg to October 1863, then home on a furlough. He was with his Company to at least February 1865, the latest military record.
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 28432]
2 Henderson, Lilian, compiler, Roster of the Confederate Soldiers of Georgia, 1861-1865, 6 vols., Hapeville (GA): Longino & Porter, 1959-1964 [AotW citation 28433]