Daniel Parker, 1st Corporal, Capt. Royston’s Company, Alabama Rangers,* enlisted May 8, 1861 at Marion/Montgomery, Ala. by Capt. Royston for the war, promoted 2nd Sergeant June 14, 1861, appointed Assistant Surgeon/Capt. September 28, 1861, left at Gettysburg with the wounded July 4, 1863, captured July 5, present at US General Hospital, West’s Building, Baltimore, Md., confined at Fort McHenry, Md. October 22, 1863, paroled and sent to City Point, Va. for exchange November 21, 1863, admitted General Hospital No 4, Richmond, Va. November 26, 1863, Scabius, returned to duty December 4, recorded present at the Jan/Feb, 1864 muster, transferred to the 10th Alabama Regiment Infantry May 5, 1864, recorded on a roster of the 10th Alabama Infantry December 21, 1864, paroled at Appomattox Court House, Va., April 9, 1865, possessing 1 horse and equipment and 1 pocket case of Instruments, description on enlistment: Single, 26 year old Physician, resident of Perryville, Ala, born in Vt.
* This organization subsequently became Co. A, 8th Regiment Alabama Infantry
Compiled Service Records of Confederate Soldiers Who Served in Organizations from the State of Alabama, Eighth Infantry and Tenth Infantry