Historic Roll dated February 23, 1865, age when enlisted - 25, Nativity, State or Kingdom - Kentucky, Town or County - Estill County, Occupation or profession - Farmer, enlisted December 7, 1861 at Richmond for one year, Resident when enlisted Richmond, Ray County, Missouri, Elected December 13, 1861. Served as Private, Company A, 1st Cavalry, 4th Division. Engaged Lexington, Elk Horn. Mortally wounded March 8 & died March 22, 1862, attended by Dr. Wallace.
2nd Regiment, Missouri Infantry
2nd (Burbridge's) Infantry Regiment [also called 1st Regiment] was assembled at Springfield, Missouri, in January, 1862. Some of its members were from Andrew and Greene counties. After fighting at Elkhorn Tavern it was sent east of the Mississippi River and saw action at Iuka, Corinth, and Hatchie Bridge.
[Compiled Service Records, his cards may be obtained through the service noted in the red enclosed box above]