(1830 - 1899)
Home State: Mississippi
Branch of Service: Infantry
He enlisted at Columbus as a Private in Company K, 2nd Mississippi Infantry Battalion on 1 May 1862.
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 a hospital in Culpeper, VA on 2 October. On 5 December 1862 he was detailed as a shoemaker at Columbus, GA, and was there to at least January 1865.
After the War
By 1870 and to at least 1880 he was a farmer in Morgan County, AL.
References & notes
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After Sharpsburg he and others of his Company signed a petition on behalf of their Lieutenant, Thomas Lipscomb.
12/22/1830; Lawrence County, AL
06/02/1899; Attalla, AL; burial in McCauleys Chapel UMC Cemetery, Gadsden, AL
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 29005]