WI 15th Inf Co G. Residence: Martell, Pierce County, Wisconsin. Civil War: Age 18. Unmarried. Enlisted for three years on 12 Nov 1861 at Martell and mustered at Madison, Wisconsin, 13 Dec 1861. Private. Died of Nerve fever (typhoid fever) at Mississippi River Island No. 10, 6 Jun 1862. Buried in Mississippi River National Cemetery in Memphis, Tennessee. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 boxes 76-9, 77-3; red book vol 20 p100) (Love p1082) (Buslett p526) (Ulvestad p268) (Ager p311)