Enlisted in C. S. A. - Sergeant 4th Class, Company K, 26th Infantry Regiment Georgia on 29 May 1861. Promoted to Full Sergeant 2nd Class on 23 August 1861. Promoted to Full Junior Lieutenant 2nd Class on 15 January 1862. Wounded on 28 August 1862 at 2nd Manassas, VA Promoted to Full Lieutenant 1st Class on 28 January 1863. On rolls present on 31 August 1864 (No further record).