2nd MS Infrantry Regiment Confederate Army. Raised in Tippah County MS. Left home April 27, 1861 and took the cars at Lamar, MS May 1, 1861. Arrived at Corinty, MS same day when it joined the Regiment to which it does belong.
Held by act April 16, 1862. Discharged July 27, 1862 by Conscript Act, over 35 years of age. (At first the conscript act was the law used to hold him in the army and then it was used to discharge him).