(1832 - 1875)
Home State: Texas
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 5th Texas Infantry
He enlisted in Company B, 5th Texas Infantry, on 10 July 1861 at Columbus, Texas.
On the Campaign
He was wounded in action on 14 September 1862 at Boonsboro.
The rest of the War
He was detailed to a hospital in Texas as a nurse after Sharpsburg and through December 1863; ill in various hospitals throughout 1864; detailed as brigade dentist, November 1864.
After the War
Practiced as a Dentist in Texas. Died of Tuberculosis and tongue cancer.
References & notes
05/06/1832; Mecklenburg County, VA
08/15/1975; Colorado County, TX; burial in Clear Creek Cemetery, Colorado County, TX