1861 - Commissioned a second lieutenant in the Virginia Marine Corps.
JUN 11, 1861 Commissioned a second lieutenant in the Confederate Marine Corps.
SEP 06, 1861 Appointed a master in the Confederate States Navy.
OCT 04, 1861 Resigned from active service.
NOV 22, 1861 Recommissioned a lieutenant in the Confederate States Navy.
1862 Assigned to the Charleston Naval Station in South Carolina.
1862 Assigned to the cruiser CSS Florida.
1862 Arrived at Nassau, in the Bahamas.
AUG 07, 1862 Reported onboard the CSS Florida.
AUG 08, 1862 Departed Nassau and successfully eluded the USS R.R. Cuyler.
AUG 09, 1862 Anchored at the island of Green Cay, south of Nassau.
AUG 17, 1862 Reported as an acting lieutenant onboard the raider CSS Florida.
AUG 19, 1862 - Anchored at Cardenas, Cuba, for medical supplies.
SEP 01, 1862 Briefly anchored in the port of Havana, Cuba.
SEP 04, 1862 - Ran the Federal blockade into Mobile Bay, Alabama.
NOV 01, 1862 Listed as an acting master at the Charleston Naval Station in South Carolina.
MAY 04, 1863 Reported as commander of a rifled battery at Le Comptes House, on the Nansemond River in Virginia.
SEP 1863 - Assigned to Johnson Island expedition at Wilmington, North Carolina.
OCT 10, 1863 Departed Wilmington, North Carolina.
OCT 16, 1863 Arrived at Halifax, Canada.
OCT 21, 1863 Arrived at Montreal, Canada.
NOV 1863 Returned to Halifax overland by stagecoach.
DEC 1863 Departed Halifax onboard the British mail steamer Alpha.
DEC 17, 1863 Arrived at the harbor of St. George, Bermuda.
DEC 1863 Assumed command of the blockade-runner Whisper.
JAN 03, 1864 Departed Bermuda for return to the Confederacy.
JAN 07, 1864 Ran blockade back into Wilmington, North Carolina.
JAN 25, 1864 Assigned to the ironclad CSS Savannah at Savannah, Georgia.
MAY 04, 1864 Detached from the CSS Savannah and assigned to Howletts Battery on the James River in Virginia.
MAY 01, 1864 Listed as second lieutenant on the ironclad CSS Richmond.
JUN 02, 1864 Commissioned a first lieutenant in the Provisional Navy.
JUN 07, 1864 Ordered to establish a signal station above Howletts Battery.
JUN 08, 1864 Reported on the movements of the enemy fleet in the James River.
JUN 09, 1864 Reported on the exchange of fire with enemy batteries.
1864 - Assigned as first lieutenant on the ironclad CSS Richmond.
1864 Appointed executive officer on the ironclad CSS Richmond.
JUL 27, 1864 Listed as first lieutenant on the CSS Richmond and absent on sick leave.
OCT 01, 1864 Listed on sick leave.
OCT 05, 1864 - Reported as condemned by a medical survey.
1864 Appointed commander of Battery Semmes in Virginia.