He joined the Confederate States Army, 10th Reg., Co. B., at Old Elyton, AL, on June 1, 1861. In 1863, at Gettysburg, he lost an eye and injured an arm and hand. After being sent home, he helped organize a boy company and went to defend Fort Blakely
in Mobile. He was still in the fort at the time of its surrender.
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Canada and The United States,
by Zora (Killough) Cunningham.
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