Photo: 9th VA Infantry battle flagAge at Enlistment: 19
Length of Service: 1862-1865
Service Record: Enlisted in Co. A on 19 Mar 1862; transferred to VA Light Artillery on 1 May 1862 “Salem Flying Light Artillery”; present throughout all battles until the surrender of the Army at Appomattox on 9 Apr 1865
Survived War: Yes
Cemetery / Burial: Bandon, Coos Co., OR
Soldier Info: Born in Lamar Co., TX in 1844; Died in Van Zandt Co., TX in 1895.
Relationship to Author: 2nd cousin 5x