(c. 1832 - 1862)
Home State: Louisiana
Branch of Service: Artillery
A 29 year old clerk in New Orleans, he enlisted in the First Company, Washington Artillery on 26 May 1861 in New Orleans. Present on Rolls to October 1861. Promoted Sergeant on 22 October 1861.
On the Campaign
He was killed in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
Originally buried "In Ben. Miller's orchard, 2d pear tree from spring house, south", near the battlefield at Sharpsburg. Probably reinterred at the Confederate Cemetery in about 1874.
c. 1832 in NJ
09/17/1862; Sharpsburg, MD; burial in Washington Confederate Cemetery, Hagerstown, MD
1 Pruett, Samuel, and Poffenberger & Good, Greg Farino and Western Maryland Regional Library (WMRL), Washington Confederate Cemetery, possible burials, Hagerstown (MD): WHILBR, 2010 [AotW citation 4464]
2 Booth, Andrew B., Records of Louisiana Confederate Soldiers and Louisiana Confederate Commands, 3 Volumes, New Orleans: State of Louisiana, 1920, Vol. 3, Book 1, pg. 490 [AotW citation 14909]