|Death: ||Aug. 4, 1861|
Company D "Star Rifles" of Marion County, 1st Texas Infantry, Texas Brigade, Dumfries, Virginia Division, 2nd Corps, Dept of Northern Virginia, C.S.A.
Residence was not listed.
Enlisted in New Orleans, La., he was mustered into Captain Albert G. Clopton's Company "Star Rifles", Texas Volunteers as a Private on 5/26/1861. This company subsequently became Company D, 1st Texas Infantry.
Present on 5/26-6/30/1861 Roll.
No further record.
The 1st Infantry Regiment was assembled at Richmond, Virginia, in August, 1861, with ten companies from Marion, Cass, Polk, Houston, Harrison, Tyler, Anderson, Cherokee, Sabine, San Augustine, Newton, and Nacogdoches counties. Later two companies from Galveston and Trinity County were added to the command.
(bio by: BigFrench)
Plot: Soldiers' Section K, Lot 44
Created by: Scott Hutchison
Record added: Aug 05, 2005
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