WI 27th Inf Co H. Residence: Perry, Dane County, Wisconsin. Born in Wisconsin. Civil War: Age 18. Farmer. Blue eyes, light hair, light complexion, 5’11”. Enlisted for three years on 15 Aug 1862 at Perry. Mustered 25 Oct 1862 at Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Private. Sick at home since 9 Jan 1863, according to regimental report at end of Jan 1863. Left sick at Helena, Arkansas, 13 Aug 1863; moved to hospital Memphis, Tennessee, 24 Oct 1863; rejoined regiment in June 1864. Died of disease at regimental hospital at Little Rock, Arkansas, on 21 Aug 1864. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 boxes 129-19, 130-10, 131-4; red book vol 32) (Love p1103)